Specialist Genetic Testing

Virtus Diagnostics Genetics

Prenatal

  • CVS and amniocentesis – FISH, banded karyotype, aCGH
  • NIPT common trisomies, sex chromosomes and 5 microdeletions
  • Molecular testing for 552 inherited diseases panel
  • UPD (uniparental disomy) studies for chromosome 14 and 15.

Paediatric

  • Banded karyotype, aCGH, FISH for specific syndromes
  • Fragile X, SMA, cystic fibrosis (all coding regions of the gene)

Adult

  • Banded karyotype
  • Preconception screening
  • Fragile X
  • AZF deletions
  • Infertility gene panel (CF, AZF, FSHR, HFE, MTHFR, factor II, factor V)

Preconception

  • 552 gene panel for autosomal recessive inherited disorders for both parents prior to pregnancy