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
new gene testing and validation: up to 6 months
Carrier testing 4-6 weeks
Prenatal testing 2-3 weeks
Validation 4-6 weeks
Dr Belinda Chong
Phone (03) 9936 6550
Patient to be referred to a genetics clinic for prenatal testing.