Research Core Services

The Lerner Research Institute's Core Services seek to facilitate and advance research throughout Cleveland Clinic by providing technologies that support basic, translational, and clinical research.

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Hematology Analysis for Research

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The Center for Cardiovascular Diagnostics and Prevention offers analysis of whole blood CBCs as a core service. Testing is performed on a multi-species capable Advia 120 Hematology analyzer.

The following tests are available:

  • Complete Blood Count (CBC)
  • CBC plus white cell differential counts (CBC/Diff)
  • Absolute and percent Reticulocyte Count (Retic)*
  • CBC/Diff plus retic (CBC/diff/retic)*
  • CBC/retic