Analytes/procedures in bold
type are regulated for proficiency testing by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).
- This Survey will challenge the laboratory to accurately identify the presence or absence
of alleles associated with a variety of disease states (listed below) and/or the adverse
reactions to specific drugs.
- Celiac disease (CD)
- Narcolepsy (N)
- Pemphigus Vulgaris (PV)
- Psoriasis (P)
- Antiglomerular basement membrane disease (ABM)
- Birdshot retinochoroidopathy (BR)
- Idiopathic myopathy (IM)
- Three 0.1‑mL specimens, each containing 200 µg/mL of human DNA in media
- Shipment A: April 16
Shipment B: August 27