The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Coenzyme Q10 (ubiquinone) (muscle)

Coenzyme Q10 (ubiquinone) is an essential component of the mitochondrial respiratory chain, as well as being a powerful cellular antioxidant.

ID Tests&Tubes0172
Additional Information Not routinely available. Please contact the Duty Biochemist for further information (x26922 option 2).
Turn Around Turnaround time stated by the National Hospital for Neurology & Neurosurgery: 40 working days.
Send to Blood Sciences LGI (Test referred to the Institute of Neurology, London).
Contact For further details please contact Leeds Pathology customer services:
Advice Full Referred Test details logged internally on the referred test database [BSF2REC17003]
Collection Con Muscle biopsy must be snap-frozen on dry ice. Minimum 20 mg tissue. Instructions to lab: store in -70 freezer.
Ref. Range Notes 140 - 580 pmol/mg protein
Units pmol/mg protein
Telepath No code. Book in as PROB1L (comment NRSOT) & SA1R