DNA extraction


Description

DNA extraction from a variety of sources including formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue, blood , bone marrow, solid tissue.


Request a test

When requesting this test please use the referral form provided. Please also refer to any additional information provided for this test. Download the referral form >


Additional information

DNA can be extratced from a variety of tissue types including formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue. For blood and bone marrow samples please send as soon as possible after being taken.


Sending address

Paediatric Malignancy Unit Great Ormond Street Hospital for Sick Children Level 2, Camelia Botnar Laboratories Great Ormond Street London WC1N 3JH

Laboratory service

Specialist Integrated Haematology and Malignancy Diagnostic Service- Acquired Genomics


Sample requirements

Blood and bone marrow samples as well as fresh, frozen or FFPE tissue. If sending FFPE rolled tissue sections please send the equivalent of 80 uM of tissue.


Reference range

Not applicable


Turnaround time

Variable


Disease / group

Numerous


Cost

Upon request


Call in advance?

Please call in advance to discuss requirements


Specialist Integrated Haematology and Malignancy Diagnostic Service- Acquired Genomics (SIHMDS-AG)

Specialist Integrated Haematology and Malignancy Diagnostic Service- Acquired Genomics (SIHMDS-AG) is a laboratory providing a wide range of molecular genetic and cytogenetic diagnostic tests.

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