2020 Myeloid disorders

Scheme description
Online analysis to detect recurrent and non-recurrent abnormalities associated with myeloid disorders. Interphase FISH and G-banded analysis, with other tests results provided, as applicable, to interpret the results.
Disorders/Gene target(s)
Acute Myeloid Leukaemia (AML)
Myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS)
Myeloproliferative Neoplasms (MPN)
Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia (CML)
Clinical cases
Two
Testing/analysis
Online G-band chromosome analysis.
FISH analysis of interphase nuclei.
Sample type
G-banded metaphase plus FISH images
Techniques
G-band chromosome analysis, FISH analysis of interphase nuclei.
Assessment
Submit a clinical report to include:
● Analysis of results
● Interpretation of the result
● Clerical accuracy
Performance criteria are applied.
Eligibility
All laboratories worldwide
Languages
English, German, Italian, Spanish, French
ISO17043 Accredited EQA
Yes
EQA timeline
Sample dispatchApril 2020
Testing period5 weeks
Assessment resultsJuly 2020
Final Summary reportOctober 2020
Other information
Fee
£375.00
GenQA code
2020MAML
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