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Diagnostic advice and results interpretation

A key component of the service provided by the MDC is the availability of expert clinical scientific advice. Advice is provided on the genetics and molecular biology of haematological disorders, the investigation of these disorders and on the interpretation of test results.  

Advice concerning genetic investigation and results interpretation in heritable thrombophilia, hereditary haemochromatosis, heritable bleeding disorders, haemoglobinopathy, TPMT and molecular oncology is available from experienced Clinical Scientists or Clinicians as appropriate:

Molecular Haematology Service Lead:

Dr Steve Keeney PhD

Principal Clinical Scientist

Tel: 0161 276 5990

E-mail: steve.keeney@mft.nhs.uk

For all initial enquiries/advice/results interpretation contact:

The MDC Duty Scientist

Tel: 0161 276 4809 / 8039

E-mail: Duty.Scientist-MDC@mft.nhs.uk


(Last reviewed 12th February 2018)