Cascade testing is performed when a familial variant is known using Sanger sequencing or MLPA.
- Genetics and Genomics
- Inherited Cancer
- Supplementary Inherited Cancer Testing
$250 per variant per patient (VCGS identified variants)*
* Please note there is an additional $100 fee for any curation and interpretation if the familial variant has been identified in another clinical or research lab.
Dr Belinda Chong
Phone (03) 9936 6550
Ms Justine Elliott
Phone (03) 9936 6343
EDTA blood: Adult: 2 x 5 ml
Child: 2 x 1-3 ml
Patient to be referred to specialist inherited cancer physician.
Blood Storage Requirements: Do not freeze. Store at 4°C or room temperature.