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Solid Tumour NGS Testing

Alternate Names
NGS for lung, colorectal, melanoma, endometrial, granulosa cell tumour, glioma, GIST, or other tumour context
Ordering Information

Test will be registered by Anatomical Pathology who will source the tissue block or slides (register using the test code MOLA) and send to Molecular Diagnostics for testing who will register using the test code AEGFR, ABRAF, AKRAS or IDH12, depending on the tumour context.

Solid Tumour NGS Panel (Lung) covers the genes as specified on the request form below.

To order, please complete Austin Molecular Solid Tumour Test Request Form indicating the test required and the biopsy number and date of collection of the sample you wish to be tested.

Laboratory
Molecular Diagnostics
Specimen
Tissue
Container
Glass slides
Collection Instruction
Collect at room temperature
Additional Collection Instructions

6 x FFPE slides (at least 5 microns) and 1 x H&E slide with the tumour circled and the percentage of tumour stated.

Minimum Adult Volume
None
Frequency
Once a fortnight
Test Code
AEGFR (lung), AKRAS (colorectal, ABRAF (melanoma), IDH12 (glioma), or AMISST (miscellaneous)