Whole Genome Sequencing - Somatic Cancer

Whole Genome Sequencing (WGS) is commissioned by NHS England for a sub-group of patients with solid cancers and haematological malignancies. Please refer to the relevant Test Information Sheets below:

Record of Discussion and WGS referral forms must be completed in their entirety.

More information about Whole Genome Sequencing within the NHS Genomic Medicine Service is available on the HEE website.

A demonstration on how to take a skin punch biopsy is available on the Haematology Academy website.