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Paediatric Laboratory Medicine

Detection of MOZ-TIF2; Inv (8)(p11.q13)

Clinical Significance

MOZ-TIF2 fusion gene is detected in acute myeloid leukemia with Inv (8)(p11.q13). These cases show erythrophagocytosis by blasts.

Test Name

Detection of MOZ-TIF2; Inv (8)(p11.q13)

Gene Name

  • MOZ-TIF2 fusion gene


Haematopathology- Molecular Haematology


RT PCR (Real-time polymerase chain reaction) (end point)

Turn Around Time

2-3 working days

Minimum Specimen Requirements

2 mL


Room Temperature (on ice if shipping takes more than 48 hrs).

Special Requirements

Sample to be collected in EDTA or Sodium citrate (preservative). Please call Laboratory prior to shipping your samples.

Shipping and Contact Information

The Hospital for Sick Children
Rapid Response Laboratory
170 Elizabeth Street, Room 3642
Toronto, ON
M5G 2G3
Phone: 416-813-7200
Phone: 1-855-381-3212