Apolipoprotein B

Sample type: Serum

Test name: Apolipoprotein B a.k.a. Apo B, ApoB

Condition / Indication: Cardiovascular disease

Reference range: Male: 0.66 - 1.44 g/L; Female: 0.60 - 1.41 g/L; Cardiovascular risk increases with Apo B >0.8 g/L

Container: Serum (Gold top)

Ideal volume (mL): 1 mL

Referred outside NBT for analysis? Yes

Discipline: Clinical Biochemistry

Turnaround time: 1 week

Referral location: Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Viapath, King's College Hospital, Bessemer Wing, Denmark Hill, London, SE5 9RS