Acute lymphoblastic leukemia ( Blood)

Performing Lab: 
UCSF Cytogenetics Lab
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Fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) is performed to detect from blood samples the followings: abnormal copy numbers of chromosome 4, abnormal copy numbers of chromosome 10,  abnormal copy numbers of chromosome 17/deletion of chromosome 17p13.1 (TP53), ETV6/RUNX1  gene fusion, BCR/ABL1 gene fusion, MLL rearrangements, PDGFRB rearrangements, ABL1 rearrangements, and ABL2 rearrangements.

Refer to Outreach service for more information on how to establish an account and send samples to UCSF Cytogenetics lab. For questions, please contact Clinical Lab Outreach at [email protected] or 415-502-2632