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HLA Laboratory

HLA LaboratoryUC Irvine's HLA Laboratory provides clinical testing support for kidney and pancreas transplant patients, and for disease association and drug sensitivity testing. It is accredited by the American Association of Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (ASHI).


Services are available in the following areas:

  • HLA typing
  • Antibody testing (lymphocytotoxicity, ELISA, Luminex)
  • Crossmatch testing (lymphocytotoxicity, Flow)
  • Disease association testing (A29; B27; B5(B51 and B52); Narcolepsy; Celiac Panel)
  • Drug sensitivity testing (Abacavir; Carbamazepine)

Faculty

Richard S. Newman


Richard S. Newman, MD
Medical Director, HLA Laboratory

Contact Information

Location and General Inquiries
UC Irvine Health
Douglas Hospital, Room 3400
101 The City Drive South
Orange, CA 92868-4805
Phone: 714.456.5889
Fax: 714.456.3964

Pathology Requests and Reports
Phone: 714.456.5889

Medical Director
Richard Newman, MD
Phone: 714.456.6936

Acting Supervisor
Hao Trinh
Phone: 714.456.5889

  

  

For more information, call 1-888-UCI-LABS (888-824-5227)