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Method

Droplet digital PCR using the Bio-Rad PrimePCR ddPCR Mutation Detection Assay for NM_002468.4 (MYD88):c.794T>C (p.Leu265Pro).

Limit of Quantitation: 0.2% mutant copies over total MYD88 gene copies.

Diagnostic Use / Indications

The MYD88 L265P activating variant is common in several B-cell lymphoproliferative disorders including Waldenstrom’s macroglobulinemia (85%), lymphoplasmacytic lymphoma (85%), IgM MGUS (52%) and diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) occurring in immune privileged sites such as cerebral and leg-type lymphomas (60%) (PMID: 31699794).

External PriceContact Canterbury Health Laboratories on +64 3 364 0484 or email Labinfo.
  

Specimen Collection

 
Specimen Collection Protocols

Bone marrow collected in EDTA or media. 

Peripheral blood (EDTA)/FFPET specimens can be used but may yield false negative results - a comment will be written on the report.

Patient SpecimenBone marrow preferred specimen - at least 1 mL.
Sample Delivery to Lab Send to the laboratory at ambient temp or 4C.
  

CHLabs Laboratory

 
DepartmentBiochemistry - Molecular Oncology
Contact Details Email Email
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Contact Phone Number03 3786 008 / x86008
Test AvailabilityNo restrictions.
Turnaround Time14 calendar days from request. Urgent testing upon request.
Reference Interval

 Result reported as "Detected" or "Not detected". 


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