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Warren G. Sanger Human Genetics Laboratory

  • Warren G. Sanger Human Genetics Laboratory, HGL
  • Nebraska Medicine (formerly a UNMC Lab) (NM)
  • Department: Pathology/Microbiology
  • 985440 Nebraska Medical Center, UNMC Shipping & Receiving Dock MSB 3500, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 601 Saddle Creek Rd, Omaha, NE 68106-1180
  • Omaha, Nebraska, United States 68198-3135
  • Phone: 402-559-6420
    Fax: 402-559-9497
    Email: kwiechman@unmc.edu
  • Website: http://www.reglab.org

GTR Lab ID: 53111, Last updated:2021-11-03


  • Director: Bhavana Dave, PhD, ABMG, FACMG, DABMG, Lab Director
  • Joanna Spaulding, MS, Certified Genetic counselor, CGC, Genetic Counselor
    Phone: 402-559-2508
    Fax: 402-559-7248
    Email: labgc@unmc.edu
  • Kimberly Wiechman, MS, Account Manager for Genetic Testing
    Phone: 402-559-7747
    Fax: 402-559-9477
    Email: kwiechman@unmc.edu
  • Jill Branson, MS, Lab Manager
    Phone: 402-559-7611
    Email: jbranson@nebraskamed.com
  • Diane Pickering, MS, Laboratory Supervisor

Conditions and tests

  • 22q partial monosomy1 test
  • 46,XY sex reversal 11 test
  • 5p partial monosomy syndrome1 test
  • Acute lymphoid leukemia2 tests
  • Acute myeloid leukemia2 tests
  • Acute myeloid leukemia, M6 type1 test
  • Acute myelomonocytic leukemia M41 test
  • Acute promyelocytic leukemia1 test
  • Alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma1 test
  • Alveolar soft part sarcoma1 test
  • Aneurysmal bone cyst1 test
  • Angelman syndrome1 test
  • Angiomatoid fibrous histiocytoma1 test
  • Asymmetric crying face association1 test
  • Atypical chronic myeloid leukemia, BCR-ABL1 negative1 test
  • Autosomal dominant Opitz G/BBB syndrome1 test
  • B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia2 tests
  • Burkitt lymphoma1 test
  • Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, type IA1 test
  • Chondrosarcoma1 test
  • Chromosome 1p36 deletion syndrome1 test
  • Chronic myelogenous leukemia, BCR-ABL1 positive2 tests
  • Classic Hodgkin lymphoma1 test
  • Conotruncal anomaly face syndrome1 test
  • Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans1 test
  • Desmoid tumor, somatic1 test
  • Distal monosomy 10p1 test
  • Ewing sarcoma1 test
  • Familial multiple lipomatosis1 test
  • Follicular lymphoma, susceptibility to, 11 test
  • Hypogonadotropic hypogonadism 1 with or without anosmia1 test
  • Leukemia, acute lymphocytic, susceptibility to, 21 test
  • Leukemia, chronic lymphocytic, susceptibility to, 11 test
  • Leukemia, chronic lymphocytic, susceptibility to, 21 test
  • Leukemia, chronic lymphocytic, susceptibility to, 31 test
  • Leukemia, chronic lymphocytic, susceptibility to, 41 test
  • Leukemia, chronic lymphocytic, susceptibility to, 51 test
  • Leukemia, post-chemotherapy, susceptibility to1 test
  • Lissencephaly due to LIS1 mutation1 test
  • Lymphoblastic leukemia, acute, with lymphomatous features1 test
  • Lymphoid leukemia1 test
  • Lymphoma1 test
  • Lymphoma, non-Hodgkin, familial1 test
  • Macrocephaly-autism syndrome1 test
  • Male infertility1 test
  • Malignant rhabdoid tumor1 test
  • Malignant tumor of urinary bladder1 test
  • Mantle cell lymphoma1 test
  • Mast cell leukemia1 test
  • Medulloblastoma1 test
  • Miller Dieker syndrome1 test
  • Mucosa-associated lymphoma1 test
  • Multiple myeloma1 test
  • Myelodysplastic syndrome1 test
  • Myeloproliferative disorder1 test
  • Myeloproliferative disorder, chronic, with eosinophilia1 test
  • Myxoid liposarcoma1 test
  • Neuroblastoma1 test
  • Nodular fasciitis1 test
  • Non-Hodgkin lymphoma1 test
  • Non-small cell lung carcinoma1 test
  • Oligodendroglioma1 test
  • Oligospermia1 test
  • Pallister-Killian syndrome1 test
  • Renal cell carcinoma1 test
  • Retinoblastoma2 tests
  • Sarcoma1 test
  • Smith-Magenis syndrome1 test
  • Solid tumor1 test
  • Sotos syndrome 11 test
  • Spermatogenic failure, Y-linked, 21 test
  • Squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck1 test
  • Subcortical band heterotopia1 test
  • Syndromic X-linked intellectual disability Lubs type1 test
  • Synovial sarcoma1 test
  • Velocardiofacial syndrome1 test
  • X-linked ichthyosis with steryl-sulfatase deficiency1 test

List of services

  • Custom Balanced Chromosome Rearrangement Studies
  • Custom Deletion/Duplication Testing
  • Prenatal testing
  • DNA Banking
  • Genetic counseling
  • Insurance billing
  • Marker Chromosome Identification
  • Result interpretation

List of certifications/licenses


  • CLIAHelp, Number: 28D0453728, Expiration date: 2022-10-26
  • CAP, Number: 1974901, Expiration date: 2021-07-23

Participation in external programs

Standardization programs

  • ISCA Consortium (International Standards for Cytogenomic Arrays)
  • Locus-specific Databases

Data exchange Programs

  • ICCG (International Collaboration for Clinical Genetics) - Previously ISCA
  • Locus-specific Databases
  • Mutation-specific Databases

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