Clinical Sanger FAQs

CLIA Sanger Sequencing

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This service is Sanger sequencing processed in a CLIA licensed/CAP accredited laboratory. All work is performed under a CLIA-compliant workflow that utilizes CLIA-qualified personnel and equipment.
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Yes, GENEWIZ is licensed by CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services) under the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments of 1998 as qualified to perform high complexity clinical laboratory testing. GENEWIZ holds clinical lab licenses from the states of NJ, PA, CA, RI and MD.
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Yes, GENEWIZ is CAP (College of American Pathologists) accredited.
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Pre-Mixed: You have adjusted your sample concentration following our guidelines and your own sequencing primers have already been added to the reaction.

Pre-Defined: Your sample concentration has been adjusted following our guidelines and you are supplying your primer in a separate tube for GENEWIZ to add (additional charges apply).

Custom: GENEWIZ will purify your PCR template and add your primers (additional charges apply). Please note that Plasmid DNA samples do not qualify for this service option.
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Yes, GENEWIZ can purify your unpurified PCR products with an enzymatic clean-up step. This service is included in the Custom Sanger sequencing option.
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CLIA Sanger sequencing is performed in the CLIA-certified/CAP-accredited laboratory using CLIA-qualified personnel and equipment. Sample and reagent tracking for each order with a review of the final documentation by our Quality Assurance team and our laboratory director is also provided.
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You will receive the original sequencing results in a chromatogram (.ab1 files), the sequence files (.seq files), and the quality files (.phd files) along with a quality report which contains the quality score and contiguous read length per trace. For an additional fee, you can request a lab director signed report which will indicate that the order was processed within a CLIA-compliant workflow.
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Please send your inquiry to regulatory@genewiz.com and we will review your project details.

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