Anti Jo 1 Antibody

Jo 1( histidyl tRNA synthetase) is a part of the AminoacyltRNASynthetase group enzymes. Jo 1 antibodies are produced when the person is affected by Polymyositis. This test measures the Jo1 Antibodies level in the blood to diagnose Polymyositis Syndromes, Myositis, and Interstitial Lung Diseases.
Test Code: 2663
₹ 4,000.00


Why Anti Jo-1 Antibody test?


Anti Jo-1 Antibody test is a myositis-specific autoantibody most commonly found in suspected patients with idiopathic inflammatory myopathies (IIM) such as polymyositis/dermatomyositis and also it is associated with increased risk of pulmonary fibrosis. These antibodies are directed against histidyl tRNA synthetase which catalyzes the binding of the histidine to its cognate tRNA during protein synthesis.

General instructions:

Sample Requirement: Specimen - Blood sample collected from the vein.Test Preparation: None.

NOTE - Sample for specimen collections may vary based on the patient’s condition/cases according to the patient’s presenting complaints/signs or symptoms:

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENT (Special or Rare Cases) - As instructed and guided by Physician / Clinician / Pathologist / as per Laboratory’s requirements, according to procedures and protocols.    

This Multi-Specialty Clinical Referral Laboratory  RTDIAGNOSTICS provides precise and accurate tests with an extensive range of testing services to the medical centers to help in the diagnosis and identification of pathology in the test specimens for infectious diseases and also to evaluate the function of organ systems of the patient. It prevents further complications and helps to stabilize and restore health to near normalcy at the earliest without delay.