Improved diagnostics in 4 simple steps
Following patient consultation, the medical doctor fills out the test requisition form (below) that includes the informed consent form signed by the patient.
A sample of blood or saliva is collected in the appointment or in a HeartGenetics’ partner laboratory.
The sample and the requisition form are sent to HeartGenetics labs. Sample is then analysed using rigorous DNA chip technology.
A notification is sent by email to the clinician or the institution informing that the report is available for download in PDF format at HeartGenetics’ platform HeartDecode
HeartGenetics provides comprehensive after-acquisition consultancy services to medical doctors regarding results interpretation for all reports. Consultancy services are available at very low standards rates. Contact us for more information.
Test Requisition Forms
Download the test requisition forms below.
Please note that medical doctors are required to be registered at HeartGenetics before sending test requisitions. Please use the form below to register with us.
MTHFR(2), PAI1(2), PROCR(1), PROS1(1), SERPNIC1(2)
Dilated Cardiomyopathy; Long and Short QT Syndromes; Brugada Syndrome; Noonan Syndrome and associated syndromes; Marfan Syndrome and associated syndromes
Only a sample of whole blood (preferable) is needed.
Blood – 4 mL or 2X 3mL of whole sterile blood collected in a plastic whole blood tube with spray-coated K2EDTA or K3EDTA.
DNA – DNA minimum concentration 300ng at 35ng/μL.
Saliva – Oragene DNA collection kit, Genotek.
Send samples at room temperature in a padded envelope. Ship immediately so HeartGenetics can receive it within 48 hours after collection.
Please contact us for more information if your sample conditions are not included.
The results are made available after a period of 10 days*
* Save for exceptions. Report to contract agreements.
If you are not yet a HeartGenetics registered medical doctor,
you can use the next form to apply.
Application form for
collaborating with HeartGenetics
Thanks for collaborating with us. We will endeavour to respond to your request as quickly as we can. If you have any questions regarding any of our services, don’t hesite to let us know.