Genetics

Genetics unit provides a wide range of physicians with diagnostic tools based on nucleic acid detection technologies. Genetic technologies are in the vanguard of diagnosis, thus every time more diseases can improve their diagnosis, treatment and prevention by means of genetic tests.

CONVENTIONAL CYTOGENETICS

CELL KARYOTYPE CULTURES
Prenatal diagnostics
Postnatal diagnostics

MOLECULAR CYTOGENETICS

FLUORESCENT IN SITU HYBRIDIZATION
Detection of aneuploids
Detection of haemato-oncologic alterations
QF-PCR  

DNA ARRAYS

Prenatal diagnostics
Postnatal diagnostics
Haemato-oncologic karyotype

NON-INVASIVE PRENATAL TEST

Analysis of foetal DNA in maternal blood

MOLECULAR VIROLOGY

Viral load, HIV, HCV, HBV, CMV
Viral genotyping and resistance studies
Detection of herpesvirus group virus in biological samples
Detection and resistance of mycobacteria
Sexually transmitted diseases
Respiratory infection
Periodontal disease

HEREDITARY DISEASES

Monogenic diseases
Triplet Expansion Diseases
Genetic risk to common diseases
Oncology genetics
Reproductive genetics
Forensic genetics