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Breast cancer, Central Nervous System (CNS) tumours, Gastrointestinal tract cancer, Gynaecological cancer, Lung cancer, melanoma, sarcoma, paediatric tumours, urological cancer.
PURPOSE OF PROGRAMME:
Online histopathology assessment EQA module to enable individuals to evidence their competency to estimate tumour content, cellularity and select appropriate tissue areas for molecular testing.
MATERIAL PROVIDED: Images: stained histopathology tissue
PROGRAMME OF ANALYSIS:
Assessment of tumour content, cellularity and suitability for molecular analysis.
Details of the performance criteria for this programme can be obtained from UK NEQAS Genomics (GenQA) directly.
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