Colorectal Cancer - Extended MMR
Colorectal cancer, KRAS NRAS BRAF MLH1 promoter methylation Microsatellite instability (MSI) Mismatch repair
PURPOSE OF PROGRAMME:
Molecular testing of colorectal cancer. KRAS, NRAS, BRAF, MSI and MLH1 promoter methylation testing.
MATERIAL PROVIDED: FFPE (Formalin Fixed Paraffin Embedded sections)
DISTRIBUTIONS PER YEAR: 2
SAMPLES PER DISTRIBUTION: 4-5
FREQUENCY OF DISTRIBUTION: 4 monthly
PROGRAMME OF ANALYSIS:
Details of the performance criteria for this programme can be obtained from UK NEQAS Genomics (GenQA) directly.
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