Virtus Health Specialist Diagnostics

Site

Brisbane Laboratory

Accreditation No.

19906

Site No.

3170

Date of Accreditation

07 Jun 1991

Address

Levels 1 and 2, Boundary Court, 55 Little Edward Street
Spring Hill, QLD 4000
Australia

virtusdiagnostics.com.au

Contact

Ms Jacqui Irving P: +61 (07) 38323279

Availability

Services available to external clients

Supervision

B (Branch)

Scope of Accreditation

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

27 Feb 2022

Last Activity Date

22 Aug 2019

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Detection and/or quantitation of tumour markers Serum CA125 antigen (CA125)
Chemical pathology - Determination of hormones and hormone binding proteins (other than thyroid function tests) Serum Anti-Mullerian hormone (AMH); Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA); Sex hormone binding globulin (SHBG); Testosterone
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of vitamins Serum Vitamin D
Chemical pathology - Tests for thyroid function Serum Thyroxine (T4) - Free; Triiodothyronine (T3) - Free
Cytogenetics - Detection of defined, unbalanced chromosomal abnormalities by in-situ hybridisation techniques Amniotic fluid; Blood; Chorionic villus tissue; Other body fluids; Tissues Cytogenetic analysis and reporting
Cytogenetics - Karyotype detection of balanced and/or unbalanced chromosome abnormalities Amniotic fluid; Blood; Chorionic villus tissue; Other body fluids; Tissues Cytogenetic analysis and reporting
Cytogenetic analysis and reporting
Haematology - Full blood examination Blood Morphology
Differential number; Erythrocyte count (red blood cell count, RBCC); Haematocrit (packed cell volume, PCV); Haemoglobin (Hb); Mean corpuscular haemoglobin (MCH); Mean corpuscular haemoglobin concentration (MCHC); Mean corpuscular volume (MCV); Mean platelet volume (MPV); Morphology; Nucleated red blood cells (NRBC); Platelet count; Red blood cell distribution width (RDW)
Infertility and pregnancy tests including assisted reproductive technology - Diagnosis of pregnancy Serum Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG)
Infertility and pregnancy tests including assisted reproductive technology - Infertility (including in-vitro fertilisation) related endocrinology Serum Follicle stimulating hormone (FSH); Luteinising hormone (LH); Oestradiol; Progesterone; Prolactin; Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH)
Infertility and pregnancy tests including assisted reproductive technology - Investigation of sperm Semen Sperm antibodies; Sperm chromatin integrity assay
Infertility and pregnancy tests including assisted reproductive technology - Semen analysis (other than post vasectomy) Semen Differential number; Morphology; Motility; Sperm number; Volume; pH
Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitation Serum Hepatitis B virus (HBV); Hepatitis C virus (HCV); Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV); Rubella IgG antibody; Syphilis Treponema pallidum antibody
Molecular genetics - Assay for defined mutation or polymorphism (including pharmacogenetic testing) - Targeted genes Blood Fragile X
Molecular genetics - DNA extraction Amniotic fluid; Blood; Body fluids; Buccal swabs; Chorionic villus tissue; Products of conception (POC); Saliva; Sperm; Tissues DNA storage for future analyses; Purified PCR product; Viable DNA; Viable DNA for sequencing
Molecular genetics - DNA fragment size analysis Blood; Chorionic villus tissue; Extracted DNA; Fluorescent-labelled DNA sequencing reaction product; MLPA products; Oral fluid; Purified DNA; Tissues Copy number variation (CNV); DNA fragment size determination; Fragile X; Maternal cell contamination; Triple repeat analysis; Y chromosome microdeletion
Molecular genetics - DNA sequencing Amniotic fluid; Blood; Body fluids; Buccal swabs; Chorionic villus tissue; Extracted DNA; Fluorescent-labelled DNA sequencing reaction product; Oral fluid; Purified PCR product; Tissues Sequenced DNA
Molecular genetics - Genetic testing for chimerism and mosaic gene variants (cancer and somatic mosaicism) - Targeted genes Blood Spinal muscular atrophy
Molecular genetics - Investigation of constitutional genetic variants - Carrier testing - Targeted genes Blood; Saliva Cystic fibrosis; Factor V Leiden; Haemochromatosis; Inherited disorders; Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR)
Molecular genetics - Investigation of constitutional genetic variants - Carrier testing - Targeted panels for inherited (germline) DNA/RNA changes Blood Azospermia; Premature ovarian failure
Molecular genetics - Pre-implantation genetic testing Blood; Trophectoderm Aneuploidy screening of amplified trophectoderm/blastomere DNA
Molecular genetics - Screening for an unknown mutation - Targeted panels for inherited (germline) DNA/RNA changes Blood Azospermia; Premature ovarian failure

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