We offer at limited scope of genetic tests to assess the risk to develop some kinds of cancer for healhty individuals. The kinds of cancer are mainly hereditary breast cancer, ovarian cancer, colon cancer, uterine cancer and skin cancer (malign melanoma).
Please note that this is not a test to find an ongoing disease.
The scope of this test in regards to what is analysed for and the quality is the same as what is offered to individuals that are offered testing within the public health sector in Sweden.
The test is mainly intended for individuals that for some reason are not offered this test by the public health sector but want to pay for it by themselves.
Scope of testing and limitations:
As the provider of the test, it is important for us to ahead of testing discuss and ensure that the expectations of the test are in line with what is offered. Hence, we want to clarify the following:
How the test is performed:
Testing is done via a venous (common) blood sample at our clinic in Gothenburg. At the time of the visit, you will be given information about what the test can show, the consequenses and the limitations as described above.
We will ask you to sign a letter of informed consent as is common practice when ordering genetic analysis, the informed consent will be saved. When we have received the result from the lab we will contact you again to discuss the result. You will receive the result within 2 months. The test, identity and the result will be saved for a limited period (around 2 months for the test and 6-12 months for your identity and result) and will after that be destroyed.
In accordance with GDPR you can request the destruction and erasure of your data ahead of this period.
Price: 12 500 SEK (no additional VAT)
Country of analysis: Sweden
Booking: Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or here