This is the genetic blood test for a gene mutation which can lead to an increased risk of breast and ovarian cancer.

  • If a woman or a man inherits a particluar mutation in their genes then their risk of developing breast cancer is greatly increased.

  • There may also be an increased risk of other types of cancer.

  • This test checks for the presence of the mutation.

  • Anyone who has a strong family history of breast cancer could consider this test.

  • If a harmful BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation is found, several options are available to help a person manage their cancer risk.


Results for this blood test are available within approximatley 45 working days after the blood sample arrives at the private laboratory.

What's included in this private blood test

A specially labelled blood sample collection kit with details of a clinic locally to where you live or work where you can go to have the blood sample taken. The blood sample collection kit will be unique and coded specifically to you.

Special pre-paid packaging is provided to return your blood test sample safely, by first class post, to our laboratory for testing.

The blood sample is tested at an accreditted private laboratory to ensure an accurate blood test result.

You will have secure online access to your blood test result held on our secure servers. If required, we will also send you a hard copy of the blood test result by post.

Our servers are secure and protected by the latest SSL certificate. The 128bit SSL encryption assures that information is kept private between our servers and your web browser.

Your blood test results will be explained. Our medical advisors and Doctors are available to answer any queries you may have regarding your blood test results.

Your personalised Helpline Card will allow you access free confidential medical advice.

Blood tests included:

  • BRCA1 / BRCA2
  • (All mutations)

BRCA1 and BRCA2 Blood Test



Results: 45 days
Sample: Blood

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