Laboratory Services

MMR Immune Status Profile, Serum

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Updated Test Information:

Test Description
MMR Immune Status Profile, Serum

Immunity Panel; Measles (Rubeola) Ab, IgG, Serum; Mumps Ab, IgG, Serum; Rubella Ab, IgG, Serum

Test ID
General Information

Useful For: Determination of immune status of individuals to measles, mumps and rubella Documentation of previous infection with measles, mumps or rubella in an individual without a previous record of immunization to these viruses

Container Type


Specimen Type


Specimen Requirements

Preferred: 2mL Serum Alternate: 1mL Red top Serum, EDTA, Heparin or citrate plasma

Specimen Collection / Processing Instructions

Centrifuge within 2 hours of collection and aliquot two 1mL tubes of serum/plasma

Minimum Sample Volume

0.4 mL Serum/Plasma

Pediatric Min. Volume (if applicable)

500 uL


Refrigerated (preferred): 7 days Frozen: 14 days

Unacceptable Specimen Conditions

Gross Hemolysis, Gross lipemia, Gross icterus, Heat-inactivated specimen


IgG-class antibodies to measles, mumps, rubella, or varicella-zoster virus may be present in serum specimens from individuals who have received blood products within the past several months but have not been immunized or experienced past infection with this virus Specimens drawn early during the acute phase of infection or shortly (1-2 weeks) following vaccination may be negative for IgG-class antibodies.

Department (code)

Chemistry (Incyte) - Clinical Virology (UW)


Electrochemiluminescence immunoassay ECLIA (test RUBG) - Indirect chemiluminescence immunoassay CLIA (tests MPIS and RBIS)

Estimated TAT

0-2 days

Testing Schedule

Monday-Saturday (RUBG), Monday-Friday (MPIS/RBIS)

Test Includes

MPIS (UOW1247), RUBG (Incyte), RBIS (UOW1208)

CPT Code(s)

86762, 86735, 86765

Reference Range

Non reactive

Reflex Conditions


STAT Orderable (Y/N)


Performing Lab

Incyte and UW

LOINC Code(s)

8014-3, 43976-0, 26942-3