prepair™ is a test that determines if an individual or couple are at risk of having a baby with cystic fibrosis, fragile X syndrome or spinal muscular atrophy. These three conditions have serious health consequences and are some of the most common recessive conditions found in the general population.




Reporting time

10 working days from sample receipt in laboratory


Screening Programs Genetic Counsellors
Phone (03) 9936 6402

Ms Melanie Smith - Laboratory Contact
Phone 1300 11 VCGS (8247)

Specimen Requirements

EDTA blood 4 ml or saliva sample


Blood Storage Requirements: Do not freeze. Store at 4°C or room temperature.

Genes tested