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Bile Acid

[Bile Acid]

EPTIS factsheet 142639 | Last revision 2024-05-22 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts142639 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts142639

PT provider
PT provider Weqas Weqas
Based in United Kingdom
Remarks Three liquid human serum samples covering an appropriate range for the diagnosis and monitoring of Cholestasis in Pregnancy. The ratio of Cholic acid to Chenodeoxycholic acid is adjusted to mimic this condition. Target values for both Cholic acid and Chenodeoxycholic acid are assayed using a ID – GC Mass Spectrometer. ID-GCMS Reference targeted values are provided for each pool. For more information: https://www.weqas.com/services/eqa/bileacid/ or contact@weqas.com
Product groups Health care / medical devices
Testing fields Medical analysis
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Off the clot human serum Total Bile Acids Routine testing methods (recommended)
Cholic Acid Routine testing methods (recommended)
Dexycholic Acid Routine testing methods (recommended)
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants Laboratory Diagnostic Services
Linked to specific legislation / standards Accreditation by UKAS on the basis of ISO/IEC 17025, 17043 and 15195
Additional, subsidiary aims validation of testing methods
Number of participants
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party

Accredited by UKAS on the basis of ISO/ IEC 17043

Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee Fee dependent on number of participating sections and proximetry of testing methods.
Regularly operated Yes (Frequency: Monthly. Samples: 3 x 0.5 mL)
Year of first operation 2004
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
Unit 6, Parc Ty Glas
CF14 5DU Cardiff
United Kingdom

Phone: 44 (0) 2920 314750
Web: http://www.weqas.com http://www.weqas.com
Laura Lloyd-Lewis
Phone: 44 (0) 29218 32884
Email: laura.lloyd-lewis@wales.nhs.uk laura.lloyd-lewis@wales.nhs.uk
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in United Kingdom, Mr Savvas Xystouris. Mr Savvas Xystouris.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.23-SNAPSHOT.20230502124635-7925ae379a631fc1ececff45d2921c8db38877d5