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BioReference Laboratories

GTR Lab ID: 507401, Last updated:2023-04-28


  • Director: Tamera Paczos, MD, FACP, Lab Director
    Phone: 800-229-5227
  • Erin Jarvis, Certified Genetic counselor, CGC, Genetic Counselor
    Phone: 800-229-5227
    Email: prenatalGC@bioreference.com
  • Sarah Witherington, MS, Certified Genetic counselor, CGC, Genetic Counselor
    Phone: 224-250-3416
    Fax: 201-839-9048
    Email: switherington@bioreference.com

Conditions and tests

  • Abetalipoproteinaemia1 test
  • Acute lymphoid leukemia2 tests
  • Acute myeloid leukemia4 tests
  • Autism spectrum disorder - epilepsy - arthrogryposis syndrome1 test
  • Autosomal recessive Alport syndrome1 test
  • Autosomal recessive nonsyndromic hearing loss 1A1 test
  • Autosomal recessive osteopetrosis 11 test
  • Autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease1 test
  • B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia2 tests
  • Bardet-Biedl syndrome 21 test
  • Bloom syndrome1 test
  • Breast and/or ovarian cancer1 test
  • Canavan Disease, Familial Form1 test
  • Carcinoma of pancreas1 test
  • Carnitine palmitoyltransferase II deficiency1 test
  • Colorectal cancer1 test
  • Congenital amegakaryocytic thrombocytopenia1 test
  • Congenital plasminogen activator inhibitor type 1 deficiency1 test
  • Cystic fibrosis1 test
  • Deficiency of UDPglucose-hexose-1-phosphate uridylyltransferase1 test
  • Dyskeratosis congenita, autosomal recessive 51 test
  • Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, dermatosparaxis type1 test
  • Familial dysautonomia1 test
  • Familial hyperinsulinism1 test
  • Familial Mediterranean fever1 test
  • Fanconi anemia complementation group C1 test
  • Gastrointestinal stromal tumor1 test
  • Gaucher disease1 test
  • Glioma1 test
  • Glycogen storage disease due to glucose-6-phosphatase deficiency type IA1 test
  • Hereditary factor XI deficiency disease1 test
  • Hermansky-Pudlak syndrome 31 test
  • Hypercholesterolemia, familial, 11 test
  • Joubert syndrome1 test
  • Kartagener syndrome1 test
  • Lung cancer2 tests
  • Malignant tumor of breast2 tests
  • Malignant tumor of prostate1 test
  • Maple syrup urine disease1 test
  • Melanoma1 test
  • Mitochondrial complex I deficiency1 test
  • Mucolipidosis type IV1 test
  • Multiple myeloma2 tests
  • Multiple sulfatase deficiency1 test
  • Muscular dystrophy-dystroglycanopathy (congenital with brain and eye anomalies), type A11 test
  • Myelodysplastic syndrome1 test
  • Myeloproliferative disorder2 tests
  • Myeloproliferative neoplasm3 tests
  • Nemaline myopathy 21 test
  • Neonatal encephalomyopathy-cardiomyopathy-respiratory distress syndrome1 test
  • Niemann-Pick disease, type A1 test
  • Peroxisome biogenesis disorder 5A (Zellweger)1 test
  • Phenylketonuria1 test
  • PHGDH deficiency1 test
  • Pyruvate dehydrogenase E3 deficiency1 test
  • Retinitis pigmentosa1 test
  • Retinitis pigmentosa 591 test
  • Screening for genetic disease carrier status1 test
  • Smith-Lemli-Opitz syndrome1 test
  • Solid tumor3 tests
  • Spastic tetraplegia-thin corpus callosum-progressive postnatal microcephaly syndrome1 test
  • Tay-Sachs disease1 test
  • Tyrosinemia type I1 test
  • Usher syndrome type 1F1 test
  • Wilson disease1 test

List of services

  • Clinical Testing/Confirmation of Mutations Identified Previously
  • Insurance billing
  • Marker Chromosome Identification
  • Maternal cell contamination study (MCC)
  • Result interpretation
  • Uniparental Disomy (UPD) Testing

List of certifications/licenses


  • CLIAHelp, Number: 31D0652945, Expiration date: 2023-11-06
  • CAP, Number: 1237201, Expiration date: 2024-10-22


  • NJ - State of New jersey Department of Health and Senior Service, Number: 0000283, Expiration date: 2023-12-31
  • NY - New York State Department of Health NYSDOH, Number: 31D0652945, Expiration date: 2023-06-30
  • PA - Pennsylvania Department of Health PADOH, Number: 22757A, Expiration date: 2023-08-15
  • RI - State of Rhode Island Department of Health RIDOH, Number: LCO00305, Expiration date: 2023-12-31
  • WV - West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources DHHR, Number: 31D0652945, Expiration date: 2023-12-31

Participation in external programs

Standardization programs

  • Mutation-specific Databases

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