Name: EML4 ALK
Test Name: EML4 ALK
Health Link Test Code: This test is not orderable in Health Link.
LIS Test Code: EMLALK
Methodology: Fluorescence In Situ Hybridization (FISH)
ALK gene rearrangements are useful in predicting lung cancer response to targeted therapeutics like TKI. This test is a consultative evaluation.
Testing Site: Testing will be sent to an approved reference laboratory
In-Lab Turnaround Time: 8 - 12 days.
Specimen: Paraffin block
Report provides interpretation.