Rapid prenatal testing for common aneuploidies
Trisomy 13 (Patau syndrome) Trisomy 18 (Edward syndrome) Trisomy 21 (Down syndrome) Triploidy Turner syndrome Klinefelter syndrome
PURPOSE OF PROGRAMME:
Analysis and interpretation of aneuploidy and fetal sexing prenatal samples: fixed cell suspensions for interphase FISH and/or DNA for QF-PCR studies.
MATERIAL PROVIDED: Cells: fixed suspension, DNA in TE buffer
DISTRIBUTIONS PER YEAR: 1
SAMPLES PER DISTRIBUTION: 5
FREQUENCY OF DISTRIBUTION: 1
PROGRAMME OF ANALYSIS:
Detection of common aneuploidies
Details of the performance criteria for this programme can be obtained from UK NEQAS Genomics (GenQA) directly.
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