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Prosigna Test, breast tumor paraffine embeded tissue

Fee code: 5917

Aliases: PAM50 genetic signature analysis, breast cancer recurence test , Prosigna


Pedro Jares Gerboles



Method description

Fluorescent probe hibridization

Delivery time

Note to delivery time


It's necessary to submit the completed application form with the required clinical data as well, send an additional cut with the identified tumor area.

Specimen type

Tumor tissue in paraffin block / Tumor tissue section in object holder

Specimen volume

Specimen minimum volume

Collection instructions

Histological sample, 10 µm slides with no stainign

Preanalytic treatment


Transport conditions

At room temperature

Rejection criteria

Stained samples, No clinical information, sample from a tumor with a tumoral àrea less than 4 mm2, Insufficient sample, no reception of the histological slide with stained tumoral area aditional to the histoligical sliced that must be processed.


Reference values

Values Units   Age  
Prosigna Test      

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