Main results :
- Hemoglobin, bilirubin, lipids and the sepsis status do not interfere.
- Endocan is stable 72h at room temperature in whole blood on EDTA
- EDTA tube is recommended for blood sampling
Blood Endocan measured in ICU patients is stable, accurate and reliable.
Reference : Gaudet et al, Clin Biochem, 2017 .