Genetic TestsE-Cadherin Mutations

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Test Name & Code:
• Test Name: E-Cadherin Mutations
• Test Code: 2193
• CDH1 Whole Gene Sequence Analysis

Test Details:
• Methodology: DNA Sequencing
• Performed: Everyday
• Reported: 3 weeks

Specimen Details:
• Specimen Collection: Tumour Tissue; Peripheral blood
• Container: “Tube with EDTA; Fresh tissue in sterile tube; or, Paraffin block”
• Specimen Volume/Amount: > 3 ml
• Storage/Transport Condition: Refrigerated
• Unacceptable Specimens/Conditions: Serum; Frozen specimens; Hemolyzed specimens; Icterus; Lipemia

Testing Area(s):
• Oncogenetics