VCGS can develop specific gene assays to help validate research findings or when there are family specific gene variants. Please contact VCGS to discuss this option further.



Setting up a specific new gene testing and validation of a research lab findings*: $600

Carrier testing: $250

Prenatal (*includes testing of proband and parents): $600

Validation of research finding on gene already tested in our lab (PCR primers already in lab) for clinical use: $375

Reporting time

new gene testing and validation: up to 6 months

Carrier testing 4-6 weeks

Prenatal testing 2-3 weeks

Validation 4-6 weeks


Phone: 1300 11 8247
Email: [email protected]


Patient to be referred to a genetics clinic for prenatal testing.