Immunophenotyping (FACS-Laboratory)

Christiane Horn
Katrin Kluge
Annette Schaefer


Dr. med. Anna Brandt (maiden name Flammiger)


  • Immunophenotypic analysis of bone marrow, peripheral blood, ascites, cerebrospinal fluid, pleural fluid, lymph nodes in the diagnosis of hematological diseases
  • PNH diagnostics
  • Absolute cell count calculation/”Immune status” (T-Cells, B-Cells, NK-Cells)

Specimen Submission

Important: Tests can be ordered through SOARIAN under “Hämatologische Diagnostik” (hematology diagnostics). We ask that you always include diagnosis and specific question in the service request.

Bone marrow

  • In Li-Heparin Tubes (2-3 ml), Please make sure to include tissue pieces!

Peripheral blood

  • In Heparin Tubes( 5-10 ml), depending on number of leukocytes

PNH Diagnostics

  • For more information on PNH Diagnostics see LINK (HIER FEHLT LINK AUF DATEI)

If possible, always contact us regarding PNH diagnostics IN ADVANCE please!

Immune status

  • 5 ml EDTA-Blood + automated differential blood count (complete)

Ascitic Fluid, Cerebrospinal Fluid, Pleural Fluid

  • undiluted in sufficient quantities (Consult us if required!)

Lymph nodes

  • in some NaCl 0,9% (moisten)

Material Acceptance

Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. and Friday until 12:00 noon
For emergencies, please contact us first!
You can reach us anytime on extension -(9)52985.

Phone: 040 / 7410 -(9)52985
Fax: 040 / 7410 -52186

Mailing Address
Universitätsklinikum Hamburg-Eppendorf
Zentrum für Onkologie
II. Medizinische Klinik
Immunphänotypisierung (FACS-Labor)
Gebäude O38, EG, Raum 24
Martinistr. 52
20246 Hamburg