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, until shipping, at low temperature (4◦- 8◦) in the refrigerator. Next day delivery (24-36 hours) is required. Ship at room temperature using the fertlity kit box. 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)