Inv 16 (By FISH)


Test Information

Test Name

Inv 16 (By FISH)

Synonyms

inv(16)(p13q22); CBFB rearrangement; CBFB Breakapart; 16q22 (CBFB) del/rearr

Preferred Specimen

Heparin

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

3 weeks


Collection Information

Preparation

  • State mutation on request form

Processing Information

Registration Code

FISH

Notes

  • DO NOT share sample; dedicated tube required
  • DO NOT centrifuge & refrigerate/ freeze
  • WHOLE BLOOD required - do not send plasma or serum

Methodology

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

LabPlus (via WHL)

Send Away Transport

Specimens should arrive at WHL by Friday morning. Hold specimen on a weekend. Refrigerate overnight or weekend then send ambient.

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