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.
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.
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.
Recently published in Gastroenterology: Results of an international study on monitoring guidelines for patients with Lynch Syndrome.
In the international study, patients with Lynch syndrome who have a significantly increased risk of developing colon cancer were examined.
Why choose the MGZ - Medical Genetics Center?
Discover the MGZ – Medical Genetics Center in our latest company video to get a quick glance at who we are, our expertise, our range of genetic services, and more.
Genetic Counseling at the MGZ - Medical Genetics Center
The MGZ offers a number of genetic counseling options to serve the needs of both clinicians and patients. Our team of genetic specialists is available for both face-to-face consultations in our Munich location as well as remote consultations via telephone or video conferencing.
ESMO - 2018 Congress
MGZ – Medical Genetics Center will be attending this year’s ESMO Congress taking place in Munich on October 19 – 22.
PediRhythm VIII - World Congress of Pediatric & Congenital Rhythm Disorders
MGZ – Medical Genetics Center will be attending the PediRhythm VIII Congress in Munich between October 14th and 16th, 2018.
Carrier Screening Update - Expanded Gene Panel with Over 600 Genes Now Available
MGZ –Medical Genetics Center is now offering an expanded carrier screening gene panel, which includes over 600 genes, variants in which are known to be the cause of clearly defined serious diseases.
Non-Invasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT) Collaboration Opportunities Now Available
MGZ - Medical Genetics Center invites clinical institutions, diagnostic laboratories, and resellers interested in offering NIPT testing to specific geographic locations to contact the MGZ about possible partnership/distribution opportunities.