The Molecular Genetics division of Diagnostic Genetics, based in LabPlus, Auckland City Hospital, was established in 1994. The laboratory performs in excess of 1500 tests per annum.
Techniques currently employed by the Molecular Genetics Laboratory include:
Diagnostic Genetics Information Page
Contact Molecular Genetics via:
Lablink ext 22000
Mark Greenslade (Technical Head) ext 22010
Tarn Donald (Section leader) ext 22014
Download: - Diagnostic Genetics Brochure.pdf
Diagnostic Genetics Sendaway Service
SPECIMEN: Minimum of 4.0 mL blood. EDTA tube. For paediatric samples a minimum of 0.5 mL blood EDTA can be processed. For other samples, please contact the laboratory.
DNA EXTRACTION AND STORAGE
DNA Banking Facility
The Molecular Genetics Laboratory can extract DNA and cryopreserve it until further required.
For other genetic tests please see:
Cytogenetics Information Page
Molecular Haematology Information Page
Download: Download - Laboratory Request Form Diagnostic Genetics.pdf