Genetic Testing

The Institute of Medical Molecular Genetics is approved for clinical genetic testing by the Federal Office of Public Health (FOPH).

We offer genetic testing for monogenic (Mendelian), familial diseases.

Since 2006, our institute has established polar body diagnostics and offers it for monogenic diseases.

New clinical tests for heart diseases:

We offer clinical testing for long QT and Brugada syndrome as well es for arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathies. For further details please refer to the overview table on our website.

Genetic testing requires informed consent. Please complete the respective consent form for genetic testing of the Swiss Society of Medical Genetics and send it together with the blood, tissue or DNA sample. The consent form is available in French and English language (SSMG).

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Genetic Testing Team

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Berger
Director of the Institute, Full Professor, Specialist for medical-genetic analysis FAMH

Dr. István Magyar

Beatrice Güdel, Office

Dr. Angela Bahr

Luzy Bähr

Silke Feil

Christin Hohl