NSW Health Pathology

Site

NSW Health Pathology JHH Molecular Medicine

Accreditation No.

3561

Site No.

25007

Date of Accreditation

01 Jun 2017

Address

Level 2 Pathology Building, John Hunter Hospital, 2 Lookout Road
New Lambton Heights, NSW 2305
Australia

pathology.health.nsw.gov.au

Contact

Ms Jacqueline Moore P: +61 (02) 49214422

Availability

Services available to external clients

Supervision

B (Branch)

Scope of Accreditation

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Cytogenetics - Detection of defined, unbalanced chromosomal abnormalities by in-situ hybridisation techniques Amniotic fluid; Blood; Bone marrow; Chorionic villus tissue Cytogenetic analysis and reporting
Cytogenetics - Karyotype detection of balanced and/or unbalanced chromosome abnormalities Amniotic fluid; Blood; Bone marrow; Chorionic villus tissue Cytogenetic analysis and reporting
Cytogenetics - Karyotype detection of unbalanced abnormalities Amniotic fluid; Blood; Bone marrow; Chorionic villus tissue Constitutional genetic abnormalities
Molecular genetics - Assay for defined mutation or polymorphism (including pharmacogenetic testing) - Targeted genes Blood; Bone marrow; Formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissues; Tissues Blood borne tumours; Solid tumours
Blood; Tissues Birt-Hogg-Dubé syndrome; Cowden syndrome (multiple hamartoma syndrome); Inherited cancer syndromes; Juvenile polyposis; Li-Fraumeni syndrome; Peutz-Jeghers syndrome; Von Hippel Lindau disease
Molecular genetics - Assay for defined mutation or polymorphism (including pharmacogenetic testing) - Targeted panels for inherited (germline) DNA/RNA changes Blood Inherited cancer syndromes
Breast cancer
Molecular genetics - Bioinformatic analysis DNA sequences Primary analysis - Conversion of instrument file to FASTQ or FASTA file; Secondary analysis - Alignment and variant calling; Tertiary analysis - Data annotation and interpretation
Molecular genetics - DNA extraction Amniotic fluid; Blood; Bone marrow; Buccal swabs; Buffy coat; Chorionic villus tissue; Formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissues; Products of conception (POC); Saliva; Tissues DNA storage for future analyses; Purified PCR product; Viable DNA; Viable DNA for sequencing
Molecular genetics - DNA sequencing Blood; Buccal swabs; Formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissues; Oral fluid DNA sequence analysis; DNA sequencing reaction purification step; Sequenced DNA by Sanger sequencing; Sequenced DNA utilising massively parallel sequencing technologies
Molecular genetics - Genetic testing for chimerism and mosaic gene variants (cancer and somatic mosaicism) - Targeted genes Blood Blood borne tumours; Myeloproliferative disorders; Solid tumours
Molecular genetics - Genetic testing for chimerism and mosaic gene variants (cancer and somatic mosaicism) - Targeted panels for non-inherited (somatic) DNA/RNA changes Blood; Bone marrow; Cytology smears; Formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissues Leukaemia; Lymphoproliferative disorders; Myelodysplastic syndromes; Myeloproliferative neoplasms
Molecular genetics - Investigation of constitutional genetic variants - Diagnostic testing - Targeted genes Blood Haemochromatosis
Factor V Leiden; Prothrombin variant
Molecular genetics - Investigation of constitutional genetic variants - Diagnostic testing - Targeted panels for inherited (germline) DNA/RNA changes Blood Inherited cancer syndromes
Molecular genetics - Predictive genetic testing - Targeted genes Blood Nucleic acid analysis for specific variants
Molecular genetics - Predictive genetic testing - Targeted panels for inherited (germline) DNA/RNA changes Blood Inherited cancer syndromes
Molecular genetics - RNA extraction Amniotic fluid; Blood; Bone; Buccal swabs; Buffy coat; Formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissues; Saliva; Tissues Purified PCR product; RNA storage for future analyses; Viable RNA; Viable RNA for sequencing
Molecular genetics - RNA sequencing Extracted RNA Sequenced RNA by Sanger sequencing
Molecular genetics - Screening for an unknown mutation - Targeted panels for non-inherited (somatic) DNA/RNA changes Blood; Bone marrow; Cytology smears; Formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissues Leukaemia; Lymphoproliferative disorders; Myelodysplastic syndromes; Myeloproliferative neoplasms
Molecular genetics - Screening for an unknown mutation - Targeted panels for inherited (germline) DNA/RNA changes Blood Inherited cancer syndromes

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