Test Code: 
BRAF
Tube Colour: 
Tissue Blocks / Unstained Slides
Department: 
Molecular
Pseudonyms: 
BRAF Mutation Detection
Collection Requirements: 
Paraffin Embedded Tissues Blocks or Unstained Slides
Reference Range: 
Refer to report
Availability: 
Turn around time: Routine testing - 10 business days
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Block or Slides
Fee: 
Contact reference laboratory directly for current fee
Reference Laboratory: 
Molecular PathologyPeter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Laboratory: 
Molecular Pathology
Testing performed at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre Sections are prepared by Anatomical Pathology, RMH
Test Code: 
BR1m
Tube Colour: 
Lavender
Department: 
Molecular
Pseudonyms: 
MLPA for BRCA1, Breast cancer type 1 susceptibility gene
Collection Requirements: 
9 ml blood EDTA tube | Request slip must be signed by collector
Reference Range: 
Refer to report
Availability: 
Turn around time:_x000D__x000D_ Routine testing - 6 weeks URGENT testing - 12 business days
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
Ew
Fee: 
Contact reference laboratory directly for current fee
Reference Laboratory: 
Molecular PathologyPeter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Laboratory: 
Molecular Pathology
Molecular Pathology, RMH MUST be notified by phone (03 9342 7991) for all URGENT requests
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Test Code: 
BR1P
Tube Colour: 
Lavender
Department: 
Molecular
Pseudonyms: 
Breast cancer type 1 susceptibility gene, predictive
Collection Requirements: 
Two indepedently collected EDTA tubes, greater than 15 minutes apart | Sample 1 - 9mL Blood EDTA tube | Sample 2 - 9mL Blood EDTA tube | Request slip must be signed by collector
Reference Range: 
Refer to report
Availability: 
Turn around time:_x000D__x000D_ Routine testing - 6 weeks URGENT testing - 12 business days
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
Ew
Fee: 
Contact reference laboratory directly for current fee
Reference Laboratory: 
Molecular PathologyPeter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Laboratory: 
Molecular Pathology
1. Two indepedently collected EDTA tubes, greater than 15 minutes apart are required 2. Only Family Cancer Clinic requests will be processed 3. Contact Molecular Pathology, RMH (ph 9342 7991) if result is required URGENTLY
Test Code: 
BR2m
Tube Colour: 
Lavender
Department: 
Molecular
Pseudonyms: 
MLPA for BRCA2, Breast cancer type 2 susceptibility gene
Collection Requirements: 
9 ml blood EDTA tube | Request slip must be signed by collector
Reference Range: 
Refer to report
Availability: 
Turn around time:_x000D__x000D_ Routine testing - 6 weeks URGENT testing - 12 business days
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
Ew
Fee: 
Contact reference laboratory directly for current fee
Reference Laboratory: 
Molecular PathologyPeter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Laboratory: 
Molecular Pathology
Molecular Pathology, RMH MUST be notified by phone (03 9342 7991) for all URGENT requests
Download 1
(DOC,25 KB)
Contact us if you need an accessible version of a download.
Test Code: 
BR2P
Tube Colour: 
Lavender
Department: 
Molecular
Pseudonyms: 
Breast cancer type 2 susceptibility gene, predictive
Collection Requirements: 
Two indepedently collected EDTA tubes, greater than 15 minutes apart | Sample 1 - 9mL Blood EDTA tube | Sample 2 - 9mL Blood EDTA tube | Request slip must be signed by collector
Reference Range: 
Refer to report
Availability: 
Turn around time:_x000D__x000D_ Routine testing - 6 weeks URGENT testing - 12 business days
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
Ew
Fee: 
Contact reference laboratory directly for current fee
Reference Laboratory: 
Molecular PathologyPeter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Laboratory: 
Molecular Pathology
1. Two indepedently collected EDTA tubes, greater than 15 minutes apart are required 2. Only Family Cancer Clinic requests will be processed 3. Contact Molecular Pathology, RMH (ph 9342 7991) if result is required URGENTLY