Cytogenomic Molecular Inversion Probe Array, FFPE Tissue - Oncology
Ordering Recommendation
•Preferred test for FFPE tissue at time of diagnosis for detecting prognostically important genomic abnormalities in leukemias/lymphomas and solid tumors involving
•Loss/gain of DNA
•Loss of heterozygosity (LOH)
•Monitor disease progression and response to therapy
Molecular Inversion Probe Array
2-3 weeks  
New York DOH Approval Status
Specimens from New York clients will be sent out to a New York DOH approved laboratory, if possible.
Submit With Order
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
Tumor tissue  
Specimen Preparation
Formalin fix (10 percent neutral buffered formalin) and paraffin embed tissue. Protect from excessive heat. Transport 10 slides, each with 5-micron unstained sections or four 20-micron scrolls or tissue block. Tissue block will be returned after testing. Transport tissue in a tissue transport kit (ARUP supply #47808) available online through eSupply using ARUP Connect™ or contact ARUP Client Services at (800) 522-2787.  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Room temperature. Also acceptable: Refrigerated. Ship in cooled container during summer months.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Specimens fixed or processed in alternative fixatives or heavy metal fixatives (B-4 or B-5).  
Ambient: Indefinitely; Refrigerated: Indefinitely; Frozen: Unacceptable  
Reference Interval
Interpretive Data
For detection of copy number alterations and loss of heterozygosity in FFPE specimens.
Refer to report.

Counseling and informed consent are recommended for genetic testing. Consent forms are available online at

See Compliance Statement C:  
Samples must contain a region with at least 50 percent tumor.
CPT Code(s)
88381; 81406
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
2010230Cytogenomic MIP Array, FFPE
2010231EER Cytogenomic MIP Microarray, FFPE
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  • aCGH
  • array CGH
  • Array Comparative Genomic Hybridization
  • CGH
  • Chromosomal Microarray
  • CMA
  • Microarray
  • oncology, formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded, FFPE
  • Single-nucleotide-polymorphism (SNP) array
  • tissue
  • tumor
  • Whole Genome Array