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Test Identifier Information

 
Registration CodeMONC
Method

Nested RT-PCR for the detection of a t(1;19) involving the TCF3 (transcription factor 3 (E2A immunoglobulin enhancer binding factors E12/E47)) gene on chromosome 19 (p13.3) and the PBX1 (pre-B-cell leukemia homeobox 1) gene on chromosome 1(q23). 

Diagnostic Use / Indications

The t(1;19)(q23;p13) is detected in about 5-6% of childhood ALL and in about 3% of adult ALL. It occurs almost exclusively in pre-B-ALL expressing IgM. 

External Price$653.46(Exclusive of GST)
  

Specimen Collection

 
Patient SpecimenBlood or Bone marrow.
Sample Delivery to LabAmbient temperature within 24 hours of collection.
  

Instructions for Referral to CHLabs

 
Aliquot Instructions10 mL peripheral blood in EDTA. 1-3 mL bone marrow in EDTA or RPMI (with anticoagulant).
Aliquot Transport to CHLUrgent/overnight courier within 24 hours of collection.
  

CHLabs Laboratory

 
DepartmentBiochemistry - Molecular Oncology
Contact Details Email Email
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Contact Phone Number03 3786 008 / x86008
Test AvailabilityAs requested.
Turnaround Time3-7 days
Additional Information

 

 

An additional charge of approximately $180.00 may be applied to samples received on weekends and public holidays for processing by on-call staff.

Delphic Number Test Number7089

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