Specializes in the identification of abnormalities in human chromosomes since May 1989

Thomson Pre-Natal Diagnostic Laboratory (TPDL) has been providing specialized laboratory services to patients and doctors in Singapore and the ASEAN region since its inception in May 1989.

TPDL laboratory is currently using the latest MetaSystems (Germany) equipment to improve its quality of service to you. We continue to strive to achieve a faster turnaround time of results, and subscribe to an external quality assessment programme yearly for continued improvement to serve you better.

Thomson Prenatal Diagnostic Laboratory specializes in the identification of chromosomal abnormalities such as Down Syndrome, Patau Syndrome and Edwards Syndrome. The laboratory facilitates for the rapid diagnosis of common chromosomal abnormalities by either quantitative fluorescent polymerase chain reaction (QFPCR) or fluorescent in-situ hybridization (FISH) testing.

We also investigate for constitutional chromosome abnormalities in patients of all ages as well as in spontaneous abortuses. Other services include facilitation of molecular genetic tests such as prenatal thalassaemia genotyping, paternity testing, fragile X syndrome, male infertility Y microdeletion, breast / ovarian cancer screening and many other genetic conditions.