GENDIA, a network of genetic diagnostic laboratories offers the largest panel of genetic diagnostic tests worldwide.
Over 3.000 genetic tests are performed in one of the GENDIA laboratories. By providing straightforward access to this large panel of tests, GENDIA aims to assist geneticists, health professionals, hospitals, and clinics to effectively manage the clinical genetic needs of patients and their families.
DNA: The minimal amount of DNA needed for analysis of whole genes is 30µg. if only a few mutations have to be screened, 10µg is sufficient. The DNA samples should be delivered at room temperature.
Blood: 10 ml of peripheral blood collected in an EDTA (lavender top) tube is required for adults and 5 ml for children. The samples should be delivered at room temperature. NEVER freeze blood specimens.
Blood in Streck tubes: for NIPT and CT-DNA (liquid biopsy) tests special kits provided by GENDIA are necessarry.
Transport: Always send samples by Express Mail at room temperature.