In addition to our Gene Access Carrier Screening for CF, SMA, and FXS, at Clinical Labs, we also offer two expanded carrier screening options for individuals who want a broadened assessment of their risk of having a child with a genetic condition.
Clinical Labs offers a comprehensive test that involves screening up to 569 genes, which is appropriate for individuals of all ethnicities who want an expanded assessment of their risk of having a child with a genetic condition. Comprehensive Carrier Screening evaluates an individual’s carrier status for more than 100 inherited conditions.
Our Comprehensive Carrier Screening includes:
Screening for 100+ inherited conditions, including up to 569 genes
Severe and prevalent conditions seen across all ethnicities
Enhanced SMA testing to help identify silent carriers
All conditions recommended by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) and the American College of Medical Genetics (ACMG)
- An extended list of conditions recommended by national Jewish societies
- X-linked conditions, including fragile X syndrome
- Selection of conditions found on the newborn screen
- Full gene sequencing with deletion and duplication analysis leading to a 99% detection rate for most genes
- Actionable results; no reporting of variants of unknown significance
HOW TO ORDER
Download and complete our Comprehensive Carrier Screening Request Form. Please ensure you provide partner and/or family history of any genetic conditions.
Your patients can visit any of our 1,300 collection centres for their Comprehensive Carrier Screening blood test. Locations can be found at clinicallabs.com.au/location.
Results will be available within 3-6 weeks from the time we receive the sample at our laboratory.
$595 - no Medicare rebate available. Partner testing is also $595.
Ashkenazi Jewish Carrier Screening is a test that can determine whether your patient is a carrier of any of the eight genetic conditions that are more common in people of Ashkenazi Jewish ancestry. Importantly, being a carrier of one of these eight conditions does not impact your patient’s own health, but it may increase the likelihood of having a child affected by the condition.
Our Ashkenazi Jewish Carrier Screening includes:
- Tay–Sachs disease
- Canavan disease
- Niemann–Pick disease
- Bloom syndrome
- Cystic fibrosis
- Fanconi anaemia
- Familial dysautonomia
- Mucolipidosis IV
HOW TO ORDER
To order our Ashkenazi Jewish Carrier Screening, please download and complete the Clinical Labs Genetic Carrier Screening Request Form. Please ensure you provide partner and/or family history of any relevant genetic conditions.
Your patients can visit any of our 1,300 collection centres for their Ashkenazi Jewish Carrier Screening blood test. Locations can be found at clinicallabs.com.au/location.
Results will be available 7-10 business days from the time we receive the sample at our laboratory.
$330 - no Medicare rebate available. Partner testing is also $330.
GENE ACCESS CARRIER SCREENING
COMPREHENSIVE CARRIER SCREENING
ASHKENAZI JEWISH CARRIER SCREENING
|CF, SMA & FXS
|100+ inherited conditions.
For a full listing of the conditions covered by our Comprehensive Carrier Screening test CLICK HERE.
|Our Comprehensive Carrier Screening costs $595.
Partner testing is also $595.
|Our Ashkenazi Jewish Carrier Screening costs $330.
Partner testing is also $330.
|5-7 business days
|7-10 business days
|How to Order
|Download request form
|Download request form