The Lipids programme is available as part of a comprehensive suite of programmes for the Clinical Laboratory to cover all of its basic core tests. These include: Serum Chemistry, Urine Chemistry, ED Toxicology, Lipids, Bilirubin and Serum Indices.

Lipids Programme
Human individual donor material is used as the matrix for this programme with no analyte adjustment. Endogenous commutable material is distributed, similar donations of endogenous patient blood donations may be pooled. In addition a set of four single donor samples are distributed twice a year. Reference target values provided for Cholesterol and Triglyceride.

Frequency: Monthly

Samples per set: 4 x 1.0mL

Lipids Programme
AnalyteApprox. Range Covered
Cholesterol2.5 - 9.5mmol/L
Triglyceride0.3 - 7.0mmol/L
HDL cholesterol0.6 - 2.5mmol/L
LDL cholesterol1.0 - 6.0mmol/L
Apolipoprotein A10.8 - 2.4g/L
Apolipoprotein B0.3 - 2.0g/L
Lipoprotein (a)0.06 - 0.8g/L
Non-HDL Cholesterol1.5 - 6.5mmol/L

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