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Site Hematology
Alamogordo Primate Facility NMSU PRI Clinical Services 1987-1993
White Sands Clinical Laboratory 1993-2000
antech Diagnostic, APF Lab 2000-2004
abaxis HMT 2004-2006
abaxis HM2 After 2006
California NPRC Pentra 60+
 
National Institute on Aging Animal Health Center at Poolesville Cell-Dyn
Neutrophils, lymphocytes, basophils, monocytes, eosinophils, and bands are manually counted by standard procedures if they are questionable.
Total T4: DPC (Diagnostic Products Corp.) kit, coated-tube (antibody) RIA assay
 
New England PRC Before 1990: Sysmex model S800
After 1990: Serono 9018 analyzer
 
Oregon NPRC Commercial lab
 
Smithsonian National Zoological Park not available
 
Tulane NPRC No hematologies performed
 
University of Illinois-Chicago Sysmes K1000 or Bayer Advian
 
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center ABBOT CELL/DYN Model 3500R
 
Washington NPRC Cell-Dyn 900 in the PFS lab.
Neutrophils, lymphocytes, basophils, monocytes, eosinophils, and bands are manually counted by standard procedures.
 
Wisconsin NPRC Pentra 60+
 
Yerkes NPRC Before 1992 - Sysmex model S800
After 1992 - K1000 cell counter
(Sysmex Corporation of America, Long Grove, IL)

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