Lab Test

Test Definition Number : 163
Test Definition Name : Gene sequencing panel (<=30 genes)
Lab Name : Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Lab Test Number of THIS Version : 1192
Lab Test Name : Fusion Transcript Panel
Status : Active
Expired : No
Updated : 2018-02-02 08:21 EST

General Attributes

Chromosome Band :
HUGO Gene Name :
ICD-Oncology Code
(includes WHO classification diagnoses)
:

Infectious Disease Attributes

Agent Category :
Non-virus Genus and Species :
Virus Family, Genus, and Species :

Lab-specific Attributes

Method : Sequencing - Next Generation (Massively Parallel) (NGS)
Specimen Source
(for clinical patient care these sources must be validated)
: Aspirate - Fine Needle
Fluid - Pleural
Solid Tissue Paraffin-Embedded Formalin-Fixed
ICD-10 Code :
Use : Clinical - CLIA-certified lab
Genetics Category : Acquired (somatic)
SNOMED CT :
LOINC :
Comments : Detection of fusion transcripts and oncogenic isoforms involving 17 target genes. Gene targets found here: https://www.pennmedicine.org/departments-and-centers/center-for-personalized-diagnostics/services-and-research/gene-panels
Specimen Transport Requirements : FFPE Tissue: Transport at ambient temperature (18-25°C / 64-77°F) in an insulated container by overnight courier. Do not heat or freeze. Avoid direct exposure to light. Fine Needle Aspirate Rinse Material: Transport at ambient temperature (18-25°C/64-77°F). Do not freeze. Specimens can only be used within three weeks of original collection date. Malignant Effusions, Liquid: Transport at ambient temperature (18-25°C/64-77°F). Do not freeze. Specimens can only be used within three weeks of original collection date.
Samples Available for Proficiency Test Sample Exchange : No

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