Test to detect ETV6::RUNX1 transcripts in patients with the t(12;21)(p13;q22)translocation - the most frequent rearrangement found in childhood ALL, occurring in approximately 25% of cases.
Genetics - Molecular Oncology
3x EDTA (Lavender) dedicated to Genetics
Send to MONC
12 ml peripheral blood in EDTA. 1-3 ml of bone marrow in EDTA or RPMI (anticoagulant).
Transport to the laboratory at ambient temperature within 48 hours of collection to ensure high-quality RNA can be extracted.
RNA extraction/storage and nested reverse transcriptase PCR (RT-PCR).
$418.23 (Exclusive of GST)
An additional charge of approximately $200 may be applied to samples received on weekends and public holidays for extraction of RNA by on-call staff.