MGZ – Medical Genetics Center

Providing Clinicians and Patients
Worldwide with Genetic Testing and
Counseling Services

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February 25, 2019

While not all rare diseases have genetic origins, there are thousands that do. Very often, people affected by these rare diseases live with a condition that takes years to diagnose – a genetic odyssey.

MGZ - Medical Genetics Center offers diagnostic genetic testing and counseling in many subspecialties of human genetics. Our medical and scientific experts are available to work with you to develop strategies for the diagnosis and care of your patients.

In MGZ's in-house, nationally accredited medical genetics lab, over 10,000 analyses are performed each year and interpreted by both our clinical geneticists and our scientific team. Our diagnostic services are available worldwide.

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WHY MGZ?

Our Expertise

Our specialized expertise in hereditary cancers, rare and complex diseases means clinicians have premium diagnostic support to provide optimal patient care.

Comprehensive Test Menu

MGZ’s diverse selection of analyses in more than 12 clinical areas provides clinicians with valuable time-saving advantages via a broad testing menu to meet various genetic testing needs.

Tiered Testing Strategies

Our tiered testing strategies ensure clinicians have access to optimal stepwise genetic testing options - especially helpful in complex and challenging patient diagnoses.

Rapid & Reliable Turnaround Times

MGZ offers fast and reliable turnaround times, 3-6 weeks for most routine analyses, and 1-2 weeks for fast track and prenatal testing.

Quality Through Accreditation

As a DAkkS-accredited laboratory, according to the DIN EN ISO 15189:2014 international standard, you can be reassured of MGZ’s compliance with high quality standards.

Informative Reports

Detailed and informative test reports, in adherence to current ACMG guidelines and interpreted by both MGZ’s medical and scientific teams, provide clinicians with meaningful results to assist with patient management decisions.

Cost-Conscious Pricing

MGZ’s cost-conscious pricing strategy through tiered testing options facilitates effective cost management for its clients.

Customer-Oriented Support

Our caring and knowledgeable support team is available to assist both patients and clinicians with test requests, billing and payment-related questions, and general information to ensure a customer-friendly experience.

NEWS

February 25, 2019

Update on Genetic Testing for Rare Diseases at the MGZ - Medical Genetics Center

While not all rare diseases have genetic origins, there are thousands that do. Very often, people affected by these rare diseases live with a condition that takes years to diagnose – a genetic odyssey. ... Read more

January 25, 2019

Update: Genetic Testing via the E-112/S2 Route at the MGZ - Medical Genetics Center

Information for Submissions from EU/EEA* countries: The MGZ – Medical Genetics Center accepts test requests for genetic diagnostics via the submission of an E-112/S2 form for legally insured outpatients. ... Read more

January 11, 2019

Mitochondrial Diseases – The Causes, Diagnostic Strategy, and Clinical Utility of Genetic Testing

Mitochondriopathies play an important role in neuropediatrics as a cause of severe early childhood encephalopathies, but can also be the cause of rare diseases and symptoms in adult neurology. ... Read more