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Haemoglobin variants (alpha and beta globin gene variants) including sickle cell – ARMS PCR, RE-PCR, alpha and beta gene sequencing

Sample Reqs



3-20 working days depending on urgency

Special instructions

Clinical history must be provided. Complete the request form: Genotyping of Haemoglobin Disorders

Sample type guide


Lavender Vacutainer, EDTA anticoagulant, 4ml/10ml (10ml EDTA tubes are used for specific PCR assays)