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Test Identifier Information

 
Registration CodeMONC
Method

PCR

Note: genetic heterogeneity has been shown in neuroblastomas therefore PCR results should always be interpreted in conjunction with FISH analysis of the MYCN oncogene.

Diagnostic Use / Indications

The MYCN oncogene is amplified in approximately 23% of all neuroblastomas and becomes important for stratification of therapy. 

Constituent TestsDNA extraction and storage ;
External Price$461.77(Exclusive of GST)
  

Specimen Collection

 
Patient SpecimenBlood or tissue.
Sample Delivery to LabFresh samples at room temperature or 4C. Frozen tissues kept frozen at -20C.
  

Instructions for Referral to CHLabs

 
Aliquot Instructions10 mL peripheral blood in EDTA. 5 mm cube tissue. Paraffin-embedded tissue or 10 x 10 micron slices.
Aliquot Transport to CHLCourier.
  

CHLabs Laboratory

 
DepartmentBiochemistry - Molecular Oncology
Contact Details Email Email
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Contact Phone Number03 364 0548
Test AvailabilityAs required.
Turnaround Time14 days
Additional Information

Please be advised that this test will incur an additional charge of $175.95 for samples received out of normal working hours 08:00 to 17:00, Monday to Friday, and public holidays.

Delphic Number Test Number7096

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