Certifications

The Management and the Scientific Team of GeneKor Medical laboratories are focused on providing the highest quality of Molecular Services.

  • The specialized laboratories of GeneKor Medical S.A.  are accredited by the Hellenic Accreditation Systems S.A (ESYD) under the terms of the ELOT EN ISO 15189:2012 (Cert. No. 822).
  • Certified with ELOT EN ISO 9001:2008 (Cert. No. 041150049) by TUV NORD HELLAS
  • Our services are assured by participating in proficiency testing (PT) programs by:
    • CAP (College of American Pathologists)
    • External Quality Assurance EMQN (European Molecular and Genetics Quality Network)
    • UKNEQAS (United Kingdom National External Quality Assessment Services).

Genekor is certified by external quality assessment for the following tests:

  • Mutation analysis in BRCA1 & BRCA2 genes (Breast Cancer susceptibility genes 1 and 2) – EMQN & CAP
  • Somatic mutation analysis (EGFR, BRAF, KRAS, KIT, NRAS, HRAS & PDGFRA gene) – CAP, EMQN & UKNEQAS
  • Analysis of DNA Microsatellite Instability (MSI) - CAP
  • Detection and quantification of the ALK gene rearrangements – CAP & UKNEQAS
  • Detection and quantification of the overexpression of the HER2/neu gene - CAP & UKNEQAS