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Table 3 List of sample collection tubes

From: A quantitative PCR (TaqMan) assay for pathogenic Leptospira spp

Collection Tube Description TaqMan Result (Average Ct)
Lithium Heparin 23.40
EDTA, Liquid (K2) 18.50
Sodium Citrate 3.2 % 18.25
EDTA (Spray Coated), (K2) 18.37
Fluoride Oxalate 18.61
Clot activator 19.03
Plasma Separation Tube (PST), Lithium Heparin and Polymer Gel 21.79
Acid Citrate Dextrose (ACD) Solution A 18.35
Clot activator and Polymer gel 18.20