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Program:Genetics and Genomics
 
Test Name:CCND1 t(11;14) by FISH
Performing Site: University of Alberta Hospital
Performing Dept:Molecular Pathology
 
Availability:Test performed Monday to Friday
Preferred Tube/Container:See Specimen Requirements
 
Specimen Requirements:For Blood and Bone Marrow Samples: Unopened dedicated tubes are required for Molecular Pathology testing.
Collect 1 x 4 mL sodium heparin (green) tube - no plasma separator.

For Parafin-Embedded Tissue:
1. A formalin-fixed, parafin-embedded tissue block is preferred.
2. Alternatively, one slide stained with Hematoxylin & Eosin as well as six 4- micron baked (2 hours at 60°C) unstained charged slides can be submitted.
3. Please provide a copy of the corresponding pathology report.
 
Specimen Processing:Do not spin.
Do not freeze.
Keep at room temperature.
 
Specimen Handling:Sodium heparin samples must be received within 48 hours of collection.
On Fridays, samples must arrive prior to 1200H.
 
Additional Information:Molecular Pathology assesses sample integrity and pre-analytical processes for formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissues.
Analytical testing is performed in Cytogenetics.
 
Requisition/Form:All requests MUST be submitted on a Molecular Pathology Requisition.
Please provide any pertinent clinical history on the requisition.
 
Indications:For the investigation of mantle cell lymphoma.
Gene:CCND1
 
Method:Fluorescence In Situ Hybridization
 
Last Updated On:Wednesday, June 7, 2017
Date of Last Review:Jan 2 2018 12:00AM