Trends in Cytogenetics and FISH Testing

December 28, 2017

Genetics is getting a lot more attention today than it has in the past. As technology evolves and enables cytogenetic technologists to deliver increasingly granular information, physicians and patients alike […]

CLIA Compliance and Cytogenetic Labs

December 19, 2017

Most labs today utilize the services of third-party cytogenetics labs, if not on a regular basis, at least on occasion. In fact, commercial labs are increasing the frequency of send-outs […]

Key Considerations in Running a Cytogenetic Analysis Lab

December 12, 2017

Running a cytogenetic analysis lab requires uncompromised quality, best practice procedures, ASCP certified cytogenetic technologists, and most of all, great service with quick turn-around-time (TAT.) Most of the considerations listed […]

Send Outs: What to Look for in Outsourced Cytogenetic Testing

December 4, 2017

Send outs are a fact of life in the cytogenetic testing world. With the increase in demand for testing and the limited number of qualified cytogenetic technologist, it is hard […]

What Makes a Great Cytogenetic Tech?

November 9, 2017

Great cytogenetic techs are an equal combination of precise, structured analysis and strong, passionate personality. They bring a unique skillset to the table that drives them to dig into the analysis […]