Test directory: NGS Target Oncology Mutation Panel

Ordering Code7612
Test NameNGS Target Oncology Mutation Panel
Alias50 Gene Targeted Panel by Next-Generation Sequencing
Preferred SpecimenFormalin-Fixed, Paraffin Embedded Tissue (FFPE)
Preferred Container1.5 mL tubes
Other Specimen/ContainerFresh Tissue, Frozen Tissue
Optimum Volume6-10 Sections of tissue at 6 microns
Handling InstructionsEach slide needs to be H&E stained and coverslip removed
One slide needs to be evaluated for tumor and necrosis content. The tumor needs to be circled for microdissection.
Transport RequirementsOn Oahu or Airline:
Paraffin Embedded Tissue: Ambient
Fresh Tissue: Refrigerated or Frozen (if previously Frozen)
Formalin-Fixed, Paraffin Embedded Tissue: Ambient
Do NOT send fresh tissue.
Specimen StabilityAmbient:
Paraffin Embedded Tissue: 7 Days
Fresh or Frozen Tissue: Not Stable
Fresh Tissue: 3 Days
Fresh Tissue: 10 Days
Rejection CriteriaTumor content below 30% and decalcified samples
Avail. StatNO
Analytic Time10 Days
MethodologyNext Generation Sequencing

Reference range(s)

ComponentAgeMale NormMale Critical LowMale Critical HighFemale NormFemale Critical HighFemale Critical LowUnitsAdd'l info
SourceALLSee report.
NGS Target Oncology Mutation PanelALLSee report.