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HER2/CEN17

DESCRIPTION – HER2 stands for human epidermal growth factor receptor 2. HER2 gene is present on each breast cell. Due to the HER2 gene mutation, there is a production of too much HER2 protein causing the development of tumor in breast.

CLINICAL UTILITY –

Used for the detection of breast cancer

Sometimes used for checking weather cancer is responding to the treatment

METHODOLOGY – fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH)

TURN AROUND TIME – 5 days

PATIENT PREPARATION –

COLLECT tumor tissue

SPECIMEN PREPARATION – formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue block. Leave it for 6-72 hours. Protect it from excessive heat

STORAGE/TRANSPORT TEMPERATURE – room temperature (18-25 degrees C)

UNACCEPTABLE CONDITIONS – alternate fixatives and decalcified specimens. Fixative duration should not exceed the fixed time

STABILITY – ambient: indefinitely, refrigerated: indefinitely

MRP – 7500.00

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS – clinical history is mandatory including surgical pathology reports

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Clinical History is Mandatory.
7,500.00
Home Collection-
Offer Price7,500.00
Total Amount₹7,500.00
*inclusive of all the taxes, fees and subject to availability

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