US Labor Day Holiday Reminder

labor-day-star-1To ensure specimens will be received at Covance Central Laboratory in Indianapolis within the established
stability period, please note the observance of the US Labor Day Holiday on Monday, September 7.

Sites should avoid sample collections on Saturday, September 5.

Couriers may reserve the right to schedule earlier than usual pick-up times during the holiday.  Please call your local courier to obtain holiday pick-up schedules.

Send frozen specimens on the next available business day.  Specimens with short stabilities (e.g. Lymphocyte subsets, reticulocyte counts, etc.) should not be collected on the days prior to the holiday.

Please consult Covance Investigator Support at (866) 762-6209 if you have any questions regarding the collection or shipping of specimens.

Southern Georgia Caviar

peppersHere’s a quick, easy recipe to make for the end of summer.

1 Red, Yellow and Green Pepper cut up
1 can Black Beans (Rinsed and Drained)
1 can Yellow Corn, drained
1 can Diced Tomatoes
1 Onion – chopped
½ cup sugar
½ cup Apple Cider Vinegar
½ cup Oil

Mix altogether and marinate OVERNIGHT.  Drain off some of the liquid and serve with tortilla chips

You can easily double this recipe for a very big crowd.