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Molecular Genetics Laboratory

  • Molecular Genetics Laboratory, MGL
  • BC Children's and BC Women's Hospitals (BCCH)
  • Department: Genome Diagnostics
  • 2J40-4500 Oak Street
  • Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V6H 3N1
  • Phone: 604-875-2852
    Fax: 604-875-2707
    Email: moleculargenetics@cw.bc.ca
  • Website: http://www.genebc.ca/

GTR Lab ID: 249401, Last updated:2023-09-06


  • Director: Tanya Nelson, FCCMG, PhD, Lab Director
    Phone: (604) 875-2852
    Fax: (604) 875-2707
    Email: tnelson@cw.bc.ca
  • Molecular Genetics Laboratory, Laboratory Contact
    Phone: 604-875-2852
    Fax: 604-875-2707
    Email: moleculargenetics@cw.bc.ca

Conditions and tests

  • 3-Oxo-5 alpha-steroid delta 4-dehydrogenase deficiency1 test
  • Achondroplasia1 test
  • alpha Thalassemia1 test
  • Alpha trait thalassemia1 test
  • Alpha-thalassemia and related diseases1 test
  • Alpha-thalassemia-related diseases1 test
  • Androgen resistance syndrome1 test
  • Angelman syndrome1 test
  • Ashkenazi Jewish disorders1 test
  • Azorean disease1 test
  • Becker muscular dystrophy1 test
  • beta Thalassemia1 test
  • Brugada syndrome1 test
  • Brugada syndrome 11 test
  • Cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy1 test
  • Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, type I1 test
  • Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, type IA1 test
  • Cystic fibrosis1 test
  • Dilated cardiomyopathy 3B1 test
  • Duchenne muscular dystrophy1 test
  • Early-onset generalized limb-onset dystonia1 test
  • Familial amyloid neuropathy1 test
  • Familial Mediterranean fever1 test
  • Fragile X syndrome1 test
  • Fragile X-associated tremor/ataxia syndrome1 test
  • Friedreich ataxia 11 test
  • Hb SS disease1 test
  • Hemochromatosis type 11 test
  • Hemoglobin Bart hydrops syndrome1 test
  • Hemoglobin H disease1 test
  • Hemoglobin H disease, nondeletional1 test
  • Hereditary liability to pressure palsies1 test
  • Huntington disease1 test
  • Hyperimmunoglobulin D with periodic fever1 test
  • Hyperkalemic periodic paralysis1 test
  • Hypochondroplasia1 test
  • Hypokalemic periodic paralysis1 test
  • Kennedy disease1 test
  • Muenke syndrome1 test
  • Myotonic dystrophy1 test
  • Myotonic dystrophy type 21 test
  • Oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy1 test
  • Prader-Willi syndrome1 test
  • Premature ovarian failure1 test
  • Qualitative or quantitative defects of dystrophin1 test
  • Sensorineural hearing loss disorder1 test
  • Sickle cell-hemoglobin C disease1 test
  • Spinal muscular atrophy1 test
  • Spinocerebellar ataxia 71 test
  • Spinocerebellar ataxia type 11 test
  • Spinocerebellar ataxia type 21 test
  • Spinocerebellar ataxia type 61 test
  • Thalassemia1 test
  • Thanatophoric dysplasia type 11 test
  • Thanatophoric dysplasia, type 21 test
  • TNF receptor-associated periodic fever syndrome (TRAPS)1 test
  • X-linked ichthyosis with steryl-sulfatase deficiency1 test

List of services

  • Clinical Testing/Confirmation of Mutations Identified Previously

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