Turnaround Times from sample receipt to result issued are variable dependent on the test requested.

 Test Quoted Turnaround time (working days)  Assays currently included in our application for ISO15189:2012 accreditation scope
ALK translocation testing by FISH >90% in 7-10 days Yes
ALK translocation testing by IHC >90% in 5-7 days Yes
BRAF V600 mutation testing  >90% in 5-7 days Yes 
COL1A1-PDGFb FISH  >90% in 7-12 days  No
EBERS ISH  >90% in 5-7 days  No
EGFR (Exon 18-21 mutations) & ALK IHC  >90% in 5-7 days  Yes 
EGFR plasma mutation testing (Exon 18-21 mutations)  >90% in 5-7 days  Yes 
EGFR tissue mutation testing (Exon 18-21 mutations) >90% in 5-7 days  Yes 
HER-2 testing (FISH) >90% in 7-12 days  Yes 
HER-2 testing (IHC) >90% in 7-12 days  Yes
IDH1 (codon 132) /IDH2 (codon 172) please contact laboratory Submitted for ETS July 2019
KIT (8,9,11,13,17), PDGFRa (12,14,18) testing by Sanger Sequencing (1-2 exons) >90% in 7-15 days Capillary sequencing method; submitted for ETS July 2019. On scope by NGS targeted panel.
KIT (8,9,11,13,17), PDGFRa (12,14,18) testing by Sanger Sequencing (3+ exons) >90% in 15-30 days Capillary sequencing method; submitted for ETS July 2019. On scope by NGS targeted panel.
KRAS testing (codons 12,13,117,61,146) >90% in 5-7 days Yes
MDM2 amplification (FISH) >90% in 7-12 days Submitted for ETS July 2019
MGMT promoter methylation >90% in 7-10 days Yes
MLH promoter hypermethylation >90% in 7-10 days Yes
MMR testing by IHC >90% in 7-10 days Yes (provided by the QEHB Cellular Pathology department, under terms of MOU for service provision)
N/KRAS testing (KRAS codons 12,13,61,117,146 and NRAS 12,13,61) >90% in 7-10 days Yes
Next Generation Sequencing (Hotspot panel (KRAS, NRAS, IDH1, IDH2, BRAF, EGFR, KIT, PDGFRA) please contact laboratory Yes
NRAS testing (codons 12,13,61) >90% in 5-7 days  Yes
PD-L1 (Agilent 22C3 assay) >90% in 5-7 days  Yes
PD-L1 (Agilent 28-8 assay) >90% in 5-7 days  Submitted for ETS July 2019
PD-L1 (Roche SP142 assay)  >90% in 5-7 days  Submitted for ETS July 2019
ROS testing (FISH) >90% in 7-10 days Submitted for ETS July 2019
ROS testing (IHC) >90% in 5-7 days  Yes
SS18 FISH >90% in 7-12 days No
1p/19q co-deletion analysis >90% in 7-12 days Submitted for ETS July 2019

General Information

General information about the website and its content

Location of Laboratories

Where the laboratories are located and information about the services offered at each laboratory