cytokines in serum

iddavis at iddavis at
Thu Sep 26 07:12:14 EST 1996

In article <52960c$knb at>, txpljfg at () 
> We have routinely collected plasma samples for cytokine analysis in 
> vacutainers containing EDTA and aprotinin.


> On eposting has mentioned that clotted blood is best.

Yes, that was me.  We only used clotted blood to avoid potential problems with
clotting of the plasma later.  I should not have said "best;" I think that 
the two methods are probably going to be equivalent.

Ian Davis					iddavis at

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