Orphanet: Diagnostic du syndrome de Lynch cancer du côlon héréditaire sans polypose, gènes EPCAM, MLH1, MSH2, MSH6, PMS2: analyse des mutations

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Diagnosis of Lynch syndrome (Hereditary non-polyposis colon cancer, EPCAM, MLH1, MSH2, MSH6, PMS2 genes: mutation analysis)

  • Centrum voor Medische Genetica
  • UZ Gent
  • Center for Medical Genetics Gent
  • C. Heymanslaan 10 (Entrance 34 (Medical Research Building))
  • 9000 GENT
  • Director of laboratory : Pr Bruce POPPE
  • More information
  • Phone : +32 (0)9 332 36 03
  • Additional Phone : -
  • Fax : +32 (0)9 332 49 70
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Last update: March 2020

Responsible of diagnostic test


Post-natal diagnosis

Technical procedure(s)

Molecular genetics
Sequence analysis: entire coding region
NGS sequencing (except WES)
Deletion / Duplication analysis
MLPA based techniques

List of diseases and genes

List of diseases tested (1)
List of genes tested (including panels) (5)

Quality management


EQA scheme(s) organized by EMQN

HNPCC (Hereditary non-polyposis colon cancer)
2015, 2017, 2019
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