Bromethalin (desmethylbromethalin) - LC-MS/MS
Days test started:
Specimen Type/Volume10 g fat*, 20 g brain*, 20 g liver, 10 g bait. *best diagnostic samples – lipid rich tissues are expected to contain the highest concentrations, as bromethalin and its metabolite are highly lipid/fat soluble.
Shipping InformationFrozen in sealed container.
Collection ProtocolSample must be frozen immediately after collection.
Desmethylbromethalin is the toxic metabolite of bromethalin. This is a qualitative test. A positive result indicates exposure to bromethalin, but significance needs to be interpreted in the context of clinical presentation.