Cost NZD*

DNA extraction $123
Microarray (proband) $693
Microarray (parental studies) $347
C9orf72 hexanucleotide repeat expansion detection by PCR (AmplideX) $231
Chimerism analysis:  
   Chimerism analysis - work-up & first post-transplant sample $373
   Chimerism analysis - subsequent post-transplant samples $213
CMT & HNPP MLPA   $149
Cystic fibrosis $267
Dentatorubral-pallidoluysian atrophy (DRPLA) $200
Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy & Becker Muscular Dystrophy MLPA $298
Exclusion of maternal cell contamination (MCC) $320
Fragile X syndrome:  
   PCR (AmplideX) $231
   Prenatal: PCR (including exclusion of MCC) $551
 Huntington disease  $213
Myotonic Dystrophy type 1 (DM1) triplet repeat expansion detection (AmplideX) $231
MYD88 mutation testing $213
NGS cancer hotspot panel testing  $693
Percept NIPT test AU$449 + NZ$55
Prader-Willi syndrome & Angelman syndrome:  
   Methylation sensitive MLPA $426
   FISH analysis $533
   Uniparental disomy 15 testing $426
Rapid aneuploidy detection (QF-PCR) $373
Spinal muscular atrophy MLPA $149
Spinobulbar muscular atrophy $158
Spinocerebellar ataxia   
   Testing for SCA1, 2, 3, 6 and 7 $500
   Testing for individual SCA genes $200
Uniparental disomy 15 testing $426
DNA sendaways Available on request

*No direct charge for the central region DHBs covered by the Crown Funding Agreement

Molecular Genetic (DNA) Test List


Wellington Regional Genetics Laboratory (WRGL) provides a comprehensive, integrated diagnostic cytogenetic and molecular genetic testing service

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IANZ Test Number 704


(04) 918-5352

Please note that genetic test results are only released directly to the referring clinician and not to patients