Wisdom Health (formerly Mars Veterinary)
18101 SE 6th Way
more than 25
Description of Lab Tech Qualifications
licensed veterinarians on staff
People Profile Links
In House Testing
Out Sourced Testing
Tests outsourced to ISO Accredited Lab
All tests are run via the Illumina process, which has ISO17025 certification
Other Recognized Accreditation
Lab SOP details
Re-run original sample(s) in question and/or retest dog(s) with new kits. Individual internal controls available for each sample, sex of the DNA sample can be genetically verified, duplicate samples are tracked by Geneseek and Wisdom Health, and breed(s)/traits can often be verified as well. Additionally, there is a minimum sample quality levels that are allowed for breed or mutation test reporting; any sample not meeting those thresholds will be offered a retest with a new kit.
ISAG Parentage Panel Used
Other Parentage Testing
Test Result information
reports with explanation of results and additional information available online; full consumer care and technical support teams available for client and veterinarian questions
Results Query Protocol
firstname.lastname@example.org; full service in-house consumer care and technical support teams available for client and veterinarian questions; can review individual internal controls, sex, dog breed(s), traits, and mutation test results to confirm the sample and will offer a retest with a new kit/sample if any questions or concerns that cannot be answered with the first sample. Additionally, there is a minimum sample quality levels that are allowed for breed or mutation test reporting; any sample not meeting those thresholds will be offered a retest with a new kit.
Laboratory Mishandling Protocol
Contact for Queries
in-house veterinarians, geneticists, and veterinary geneticist, as well as, external advisors available.
Test Discovery Details
The breed profiling test was initially developed and undergoes regular improvements through in-house design and development. For disease tests, Wisdom Health works in conjunction with our research partner Genoscoper, as well as, academic research partners.
Test Development More Info
In-house development of custom Illumina microarray marker lists and validation of marker accuracy using known natural control samples and/or synthetic controls.
Yes, Wisdom Health works with researchers to identify new mutation, as well as obtaining large population allele frequency data on researchers? previously identified mutations.
Refereed Publications list
Yes, extensive, https://www.wisdompanel.com/our_scientific_legacy/ ;