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 Yes
KIT (8,9,11,13,17), PDGFRa (12,14,18) testing by Sanger Sequencing (1-2 exons) >90% in 7-15 days Yes
KIT (8,9,11,13,17), PDGFRa (12,14,18) testing by Sanger Sequencing (3+ exons) >90% in 15-30 days Yes
KRAS testing (codons 12,13,117,61,146) >90% in 5-7 days Yes
MDM2 amplification (FISH) >90% in 7-12 days Yes
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  Yes
PD-L1 (Roche SP142 assay)  >90% in 5-7 days  Yes
ROS testing (FISH) >90% in 7-10 days Yes
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 Yes

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