Haemoglobinopathy genetics 

The molecular genetics laboratory is a National Centre for the genetic diagnosis of the haemoglobin disorders including prenatal diagnosis and also provides a genetic haemochromatosis service. In addition the laboratory provides an international service for prenatal diagnosis. The molecular Genetics laboratory is a designated specialised DNA laboratory by the NHS Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia Screening Program and is a member of the UK Genetic Testing Network (UKGTN). For full details of the molecular genetic testing carried out see the Haemoglobinopathy Genetics User handbook.

Access to Patient Results

Results for patients seen within the Trust are scanned onto CDR. Results from other referrers are faxed or posted depending on the urgency of the result.

 Contact details

Haemoglobinopathy genetics
Haemoglobinopathy Genetics Centre
Molecular Genetics Laboratory
307 Euston Road
London NW1 3AD
Other information

Clinical and Laboratory Enquiries
020 3447 9458
Fax: 020 3447 9864

Clinical Enquiries: Dr. Mary Petrou
Email: mary.petrou@uclh.nhs.uk

Laboratory Operational Enquiries: Gabriel Lim
Email: gabriel.lim@uclh.nhs.uk

Service manager - Debbie Mann
Email: Debbie.mann@uclh.nhs.uk

 User handbook

 Request Forms