Golimumab and Anti-Golimumab Antibody

CPT: 80299; 82397
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Test Details


  • Golimumab
  • Simponi


Failure of golimumab therapy may not always be due to the presence of anti-golimumab antibodies. Conversely, the absence of anti-golimumab antibodies does not guarantee response to treatment.


Electrochemiluminescence Immunoassay

Specimen Requirements


Serum or plasma (EDTA)


3.0 mL

Minimum Volume

1.0 mL


Serum-gel tube, red-top tube, or lavender top (EDTA) tube


Serum/plasma must be separated from cells within 45 minutes of venipuncture. Send serum/plasma in a plastic transport tube. To avoid delays in turnaround time when requesting multiple test on frozen samples, please submit seperate frozen specimens for each test requested.

Storage Instructions


Stability Requirements



Room temperature

7 days


14 days

Freeze/thaw cycles

Stable x6

Causes for Rejection

Gross hemolysis, gross lipemia

Clinical Information

Special Instructions

This assay is currently not available in New York.


Order Code Order Code Name Order Loinc Result Code Result Code Name UofM Result LOINC
504563 Golimumab and Anti-Gol Ab 504564 Golimumab ug/mL 87406-5
504563 Golimumab and Anti-Gol Ab 504565 Anti-Golimumab Antibody ng/mL 87407-3
504563 Golimumab and Anti-Gol Ab 504566 Golimumab and Anti-Gol Ab N/A
504563 Golimumab and Anti-Gol Ab 000000 Esoterix Informed Consent Req N/A

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