Pregnancy loss investigations using MLPA and QF-PCR


Description

Multi-ligation probe amplification (MLPA) and quantitative fluorescence polymerase chain reaction (QF-PCR) are complementary techniques used to identify chromosomal ploidy levels and copy number changes which may explain the pregnancy loss.


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Sending address

Great Ormond Street Hospital NE Thames Regional Genetics Service Laboratories
Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children
Barclay House
37 Queen Square
London
WC1N 3BH

Laboratory service

Genetics


Sample requirements

Placenta, Cord or other identifiable fetal tissue


Reference range

Not applicable


Turnaround time

28 days


Cost

Upon request


Call in advance?

Not required


Genetics

The Genetics Laboratories provide an extensive range of Cytogenetics and Molecular Genetics diagnostic testing services.

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