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VPLS SOP Compendium


This compendium contains the SOPs contributed by the Vanderbilt Pathology Laboratory Services (VPLS). The SOPs in this compendium are available at


  • VPLS


Title Version (Release Date) Source
Collection Instructions- 24 Hour Urine Lab Specimen VPLS
Molecular Genetics Testing Specimen Requirements VPLS
Renal Biopsy Procedure: Allocation and Fixation of the Tissue VPLS
Procedure for Handling and Shipping Muscle and/or Nerve Tissue to Vanderbilt Neuropathology VPLS
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