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Address Details:
Unit 1, 49 Butterfield Street
HERSTON, QLD 4006
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Contact Details:
Ms Sandra Stein
+61(07) 30544377

Availability:
Services available to external clients
Supervision:
S (Specialised)

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  • ISO 15189 (2012)
    Human Pathology | Last Activity Date: 08-May-2018 |  Medicare Expiry Date: 03-Oct-2019 |
  • SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION / RANGE
    Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Examination of biopsy material
    Formalin fixed tissue;
    Review and reporting of biopsy material to identify or exclude morphological abnormalities;


    Formalin fixed tissue; Fresh tissue; Smears;
    Review and reporting of biopsy material to identify or exclude morphological abnormalities;

    Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Gene probes using paraffin in-situ hybridisation techniques (chromogenic/silver)
    Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections;
    Detection of nucleic acid targets - Various;

    Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Immunohistochemical investigation
    Fixed cytological smears; Fresh tissue;


    Molecular genetics - DNA extraction
    Amniotic fluid; Blood; Buccal swabs; Buffy coat; Dry swabs; OraCollect; Plasma; Saliva; Serum; Urine;
    DNA storage for future analyses; Purified PCR product; Viable DNA; Viable DNA for sequencing;

    Molecular genetics - DNA sequencing
    Amniotic fluid; Blood; Buccal swabs; Extracted DNA; Fluorescent-labelled DNA sequencing reaction product; Hair; Plasmids; Purified PCR product;
    DNA sequence analysis; DNA sequencing reaction purification step; Sequenced DNA; Sequenced DNA by Sanger sequencing; Sequenced DNA utilising massively parallel sequencing technologies;

    Molecular genetics - Investigation of constitutional genetic variants - Carrier testing - Whole exome sequencing studies for inherited (germline) DNA/RNA changes
    Blood;
    Breast cancer; Inherited disorders;

    Molecular genetics - Non-invasive prenatal (genetic) screening
    Maternal blood;
    Trisomy 13, trisomy 18, trisomy 21;

    Molecular genetics - RNA extraction
    Amniotic fluid; Blood; Buccal swabs; Buffy coat; OraCollect; Saliva;
    Purified PCR product; RNA storage for future analyses; Viable RNA; Viable RNA for sequencing;

    Molecular genetics - RNA sequencing
    Extracted RNA;
    Sequenced RNA; Sequenced RNA by Sanger sequencing; Sequenced RNA utilising massively parallel sequencing technologies;