ERNDIMQA - Purines and Pyrimidines in Urine

Purpose: Comparison of Purine and Pyrimidine outcome in a lab in respect to median and target values
Scientific Expert: Dr. J. Bierau
Scheme Organiser: MCA
Analytes: 3-Ureidoisobutyric acid, 3-Ureidopropionic acid, 5-OH methyluracil, Adenine, Adenosine, AICAR, Creatinine, Cytidine, Deoxy-adenosine, Deoxy-guanosine, Deoxy-inosine, Deoxy-uridine,  Dihydro-thymine, Dihydro-uracil, Guanosine, Hypoxanthine, Inosine, Orotic acid, Orotidine, Pseudo-uridine, Succinyl Adenosine, Thymidine, Thymine,  Uracil, Uric acid, Uridine and Xanthine (2023).
Number of Specimens/Year: 8
Matrix of the Specimens: Lyophilised spiked human urine
Volume/Specimen: 2.5 mL/vial
Number of Shipments/Year: One shipment of 8 specimens in February
Submission of Results: Online via ERNDIM-MCA website
Reports: Requested from ERNDIM-MCA website
Certificate: Once a year issued by ERNDIM Board
Number of Participants: 53 (2023)
Status of the Scheme: Operated since 2000
Geographic Area: Worldwide
Limitation Participation: None
Cost/Year: 416 EURO (2023)
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