• Work areas

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Genetics and Molecular biology

KARYOTYPES

  • Cytogenetic analysis of different samples:
    • Peripheral blood (constitutional karyotype).
    • Bone marrow.
    • Amniotic fluid.
    • Foetal remains, etc.


ANEUPLOIDIES

  • Antenatal analysis of aneuploidies in order to detect foetal chromosomal alternations (Down syndrome, Patau syndrome, Edwards syndrome and X/Y related alterations)
    • In amniotic fluid.
    • In maternal blood.


MOLECULAR MICROBIOLOGY

  • Quick identification of bacteria and viruses by PCR.
    • Sexually transmitted diseases (Chlamydia, gonococcus...).
    • Papilomavirus (HPV).
    • Sepsis and meningitis (meningococcus, Listeria, pneumococcus…).
    • Mycobacterium tuberculosi and rifampicin resistance.
    • Respiratory viruses.
    • Herpesvirus and cytomegalovirus.
    • Etc.


MOLECULAR ONCOLOGY

  • Oncology biomarkers
    • K-ras, N-ras.
    • EGFR.
    • Etc.


MUTATIONS

  • Study of blood mutations:
    • Thrombophilia: mutation factor V (Leiden), mutation factor II, MTHFR.
    • Oncohaematology: mutation in Jak.2, bcr/abl translocation.

 


PREVENTIVE MEDICINE

  • Nutrition.
  • Cardiovascular.
  • Oncological risk.
  • Etc.