INVITAE Diagnostic Genetic Testing

Abbrev Code:XMISC   
Order Code:LAB4909Order Name:Send Outs Misc Test
Methodology:Next generation sequencing/deletion/duplication
Turnaround Time:Specimens are sent to the reference laboratory Mon-Fri; results are reported 10-21 days.
Special Instructions:A signed informed consent in the patient's medical record is required; the consent should not be sent to the laboratory. The link to the Genetic Testing Consent Form is provided as a convenience for the providers and genetic counselors. See Associated Links.
A completed and signed INVITAE Genetics requisition form as well as a copy of the patient's insurance information must accompany each specimen. Requisitions are available online at
Testing can also be ordered via portal, but must be printed and sent to lab with the specimen.  
Associated Links:

Genetic Testing Consent Form, Invitae Requisition

Collection Instructions

Alternate specimen: Saliva collected in an Orgene Self Collection Kit (Invitae Genetics Kit).
Optimal Volume:5 mL
Minimum\Peds Volume:3 mL
Container:Purple (EDTA)
Alternate Containers: Invitae Genetics Kit
Patient Preparation:Do not collect blood or saliva from patients who have had a blood transfusion less than 2 weeks prior to specimen collection.
Causes for Rejection:Hemolyzed or clotted blood

Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Do not process. Store refrigerated.
Shipping Instructions:Ship overnight at refrigerated temperature. Protect from temperature extremes and keep samples at 2-8 degrees Celsius. Samples are not received on Saturdays or holidays.
Stability:48  hours at room temperature; 2 weeks refrigerated.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Lab Sendouts  (Invitae Genetics)
Referral Lab number:See Invitae forms for specific test number


Reference Range:By report.
Use:Analysis of a specific genes or gene panel that identifies inherited risks to diagnose, treat and manage patient's health.

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