South East Scotland Cytogenetics Service

For information on sample types, referral reasons, tests offered, and more contact details please see our full website at:


The S.E Scotland Cytogenetics Service (accredited to ISO15189:2012 [Medical lab number 8143]) can be found on the Western General Hospital site in the Centre for Genomic and Experimental Medicine (IGMM North), Porterfield Road Entrance.


South East Scotland Cytogenetics Service

Western General Hospital

Crewe Road



0131 537 1940



Routine Hours of Opening:
Weekdays: 09.00 - 17.00
Statutory public holidays: skeleton staffing only


Mandatory data set requirements:
Please see our full website (link above) for details on mandatory data sets as failure to comply will result in the sample being rejected or the result delayed until the necessary information is provided.