Qualitative Blood Spot Acylcarnitine Londen

Purpose: To educate and assess the ability of laboratories to detect inherited disorders resulting in recognisable whole blood acylcarnitine profiles.
Scientific Expert: Dr. Charles Turner, e-mail: chas.turner@kcl.ac.uk
Scheme Organiser: CSCQ: Dr. Xavier Albe, Xavier.Albe@hcuge.ch
Analytes: Dependent upon disorder.
Number of Specimens/Year: 6
Matrix of the Specimens: Dried blood spots on S&S903 filter paper.
Volume/Specimen: 35-50 microlitre initial blood volume.
Number of Shipments/Year: 1 shipment of 6 samples.
Submission of Results: Via ERNDIM-CSCQ website

Via ERNDIM-CSCQ website

Certificate: Once per year issued by ERNDIM Board
Number of Participants: 44-46 (2019)
Status of the Scheme: Operated (including pilot) since 2003.
Geographic Area: Worldwide.
Limitation Participation: None.
Cost/Year: 355 EURO (2021)
How to subscribe: e-mail: admin@erndim.org
Annual report: Click here for the annual reports