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FOCUS ON Preimplantation Genetic Testing (PGT) EQAs


Date: 30 September 2020


Details: This month's FOCUS ON session is Preimplantation Genetic Testing (PGT). The free webinar will take place on 30th September at 1.30pm (BST) and will include:

Overview of 10 years of provision of PGT EQAs
PGT-A mosaicism—setting thresholds
PGT-SR—reporting small imbalances
PGT-M—testing strategies and method pros & cons
LIVE question and answer session




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FOCUS on Haematological neoplasm disorders


Date: 24 August 2020


Details: Our third FOCUS ON session is on Haematological disorders. Find out about changes implemented to the 2020 EQAs due to COVID-19, and learn about our new EQAs for 2021.


Please submit your questions to and REGISTER HERE for the webinar on 24th August.


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Focus On Clinical Genetics EQAs webinar


Date: 23 July 2020


Details: Ensuring the quality of the entire genetics service.

The recording of this webinar is now available on our YouTube Channel 


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Live Webinar: Lessons from the 2019 Worldwide External Quality Assessment (EQA) Scheme for Molecular Testing of BRCA Genes in Ovarian Cancer (vGermline & vSomatic)


Date: 1 July 2020


Details: You are invited to attend a 1 hour Live Webinar that will provide an insight into some of the challenges commonly faced by laboratories when analysing samples for germline and somatic BRCA variants in ovarian cancer patients. Dr. Sandi Deans from GenQA and Dr. Simon Patton from EMQN will share their extensive experience on how to ensure you are able to provide robust high quality testing, accurate genotyping and appropriate reporting of the results.


REGISTER HERE and you will receive joining instructions prior to the event


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FOCUS ON GenQA EQAs for Molecular Genetics Webinar


Date: 19 June 2020


Details: In response to the increased pressures on laboratories caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, GenQA has responded rapidly and made further changes to the 2020 Molecular Genetic EQAs to reduce the burden of testing whilst ensuring EQA coverage of the breadth of technologies within laboratories.

Live question and answer session. Please submit your questions by Friday 12 June to

Register at


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