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Alternate Test Names:
Identifies: The enzyme used to generate thymidine monophosphate (dTMP), which is subsequently phosphorylated to thymidine triphosphate for use in DNA synthesis and repair. TS is an important target for certain chemotherapeutic drugs. It is employed as a prognostic and predictive marker in colonic adenocarcinoma.
Subcellular Localization: Nuclear and cytoplasmic
Organ: Colon & Other GI
CPT Code(s): 88360 (reference only; CPTs may vary)
Turnaround Time: Within 1-2 business days of receipt
Schedule: Monday - Friday
• Formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissue block or cell block - OR -
• 1 unstained slide for each test requested plus 3-4 additional unstained slides cut at 4µm