Haematological Technical FISH
Pilot - Not Accredited
Acute myeloid leukaemia (AML) Chronic myeloid leukaemia (CML) Acute Lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) Myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) Myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPN)
PURPOSE OF PROGRAMME:
Analysis for detection of recurrent translocations and copy number changes in leukaemia: fixed cell suspensions for interphase FISH studies.
MATERIAL PROVIDED: Cells: fixed suspension
DISTRIBUTIONS PER YEAR: 1
SAMPLES PER DISTRIBUTION: 2
FREQUENCY OF DISTRIBUTION: 1
PROGRAMME OF ANALYSIS:
Testing of genomic copy number changes and structural rearrangements by FISH. Testing to include break-apart probes, fusion probes and copy number probes for recurrent aberrations.
Details of the performance criteria for this programme can be obtained from UK NEQAS Genomics (GenQA) directly.
Telephone: +44 (0) 131 2426898
From 1st January 2018, Cytogenomics External Quality Assessment Service (CEQAS) and UK National External Quality Assessment Service (UK NEQAS) for Molecular Genetics merged to become Genomics Quality Assessment (GenQA). Please click here for an overview of GenQA