Wednesday 28 February 2024
Salisbury Foundation Trust

FOI_7175

Internal Reference Number: FOI_7175

Date Request Received: 12/05/2023 00:00:00

Date Request Replied To: 24/05/2023 00:00:00

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Request Summary: CACNA1C

Request Category: Charities

 
Question Number 1:
How many individuals were identified to have a CACNA1C gene change as a result of genetic testing during the year 2022 and during the year 2021?
 
Answer To Question 1:
Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust no longer have a Genetics department. Patients are seen at Southampton hospital
 
Question Number 2:
When a genetic change is found it is categorised according to the ACGS Guidelines (Association for Clinical Genomic Science). Ideally your response to how many individuals identified would indicate the classification of the findings with regard to number of individuals ie. Pathogenic, Likely pathogenic, Variant of Uncertain Significance, Likely benign and Benign.

In your answer, it would be helpful to know within the National Genomic Test Directory which panels were used to identify these individuals and your catchment area please.
 
Answer To Question 2:
Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust no longer have a Genetics department. Patients are seen at Southampton hospital
 
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