NTRK3 GENE REARRANGEMENT ASSAY
DESCRIPTION – NTRK3 stands for neurotrophic tyrosine receptor kinase type 3. NTRK3 gene rearrangement is a molecular abnormality indicating gene rearrangement of the NTRK3 gene
METHODOLOGY – fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH)
PATIENT PREPARATION –
COLLECT - tumor tissue
SPECIMEN PREPARATION – formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue block. Protect the slides from excessive heat.
STORAGE/TRANSPORT TEMPERATURE – room temperature (18-25 degrees C)
STABILITY – ambient: indefinitely; refrigerated: indefinitely
UNACCEPTABLE CONDITIONS – alternate fixatives and decalcified specimens
MRP – 7000.00
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS – tissue block must contain 10% of tumor tissue
Tissue block must contain at least 10% tumour tissue..