Holiday Schedule & Special Instructions
Please be advised that FedEx and UPS will not deliver or pick up packages on the following holidays:
||o Memorial Day (Monday, May 30, 2016)|
|o Independence Day (Monday, July 4, 2016)|
|o Labor Day (Monday, September 5, 2016)|
|o Thanksgiving Day (Thursday, November 24, 2016)|
|o Christmas Day (Sunday, December 25, 2016)|
|o New Year’s Day (Sunday, January 1, 2017)|
Viracor Eurofins Lee's Summit, MO-based baboratory will not be receiving or processing samples on these days( but will have client service reps available to take your calls). Shipments sent on the day preceding the holiday will be delivered to Viracor Eurofins on the day following the holiday.
Please make note of the following special instructions to ensure specimen integrity:
- Frozen specimens shipped on the day preceding the holiday must have adequate dry ice to ensure the specimen stays frozen until specimen is delivered the day following the holiday. If possible, it is recommended to hold these specimens until regular shipping resumes.
- Please freeze samples with 96 hour stability (serum and plasma must be spun down and separated prior to freezing).
- Please do NOT draw the following live cell tests on the days indicated in the table below:
||o T cell Fx®|
|o TLR Function|
|o Lymphocyte Stimulation|
|o T- Cell Receptor Excision Circle (TREC)|
- Please do NOT draw the following live cell tests on the days found in the table below:
||o Neutrophil Oxidative Burst|
|o Intracellular Cytokine Panel|
|o Natural Killer Cell Function Assay|
For additional information, questions or to request email notifications, please call client services at