Description

DNA fragmentation analysis of spermatozoa by flow cytometry following fixation. Assessment of spermatozoa DNA damage is performed by terminal deoxynucleotidyl transferase dUTP nick end labeling (TUNEL).

SPECIMEN TYPE: Semen (fresh or in special fixative solution)

SAMPLE COLLECTION: Self collected 

SAMPLE STORAGE & SHIPPING: Samples should be stored and shipped at low temperature (4◦- 8◦) using our special temperature controlled box. Next day delivery (24-36 hours) is required. Delivery of samples to Locus Medicus should be planned between Monday and Friday but not during the Weekend. Sample collection and pick-up by courier should take place on the same day.

RESULT TURNAROUND TIME: Between 3 and 5 working days

Available Tests Code Price  
Sperm DNA Fragmentation Analysis (DFI) SPI1007 150,00 €
Sperm DNA Damage Assessment Panel SPI1008 200,00 €
Sperm DNA Fragmentation Analysis (DFI)
Sperm Oxidative Stress levels (8OHdG)
SPI Test ™ full sperm panel SPI1006 250,00 €
3 pathogens in 1 sample (Chlamydia, Herpes Simplex Virus 1/2, Cytomegalovirus (CMV))
Sperm DNA Fragmentation Analysis (DFI)
Sperm Oxidative Stress levels (8OHdG)