HLA Typing B
Sample Type: Peripheral blood EDTA vacutainer (3ml)
Reporting Time:3-4 days
Human leukocyte antigen (HLA) typing is used to match you with a donor for your bone marrow or cord blood transplant. This is not the same as ABO blood typing. HLA is a protein – or marker – found on most cells in your body. Your immune system uses HLA markers to know which cells belong in your body and which do not.
This HLA Typing B test helpful in evaluating the status of an individual and help you to learn more about your body and detect potential problems in early stages when treatment or changes in personal habits can be most effective.HLA Typing B results can provide important clinical information to physicians or doctors to help patients make the right healthcare decisions for their particular risks.