Karyotype, GTG-banding -Tumour
- All chromosomes
Minimum 2-3 mm3 fresh tissue
Refrigerate until time of shipment. Ship sample overnight at room temperature for receipt at SickKids Cytogenetics Laboratory within 24 hours of collection.
Place in sterile container with SickKids Cytogenetics transport media or other sterile culture media.
Pediatric lymphomas and solid tumours often have recurrent chromosome changes that correlate with diagnosis and prognosis.
Pediatric lymphomas and solid tumours
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