Please Note:

The UAB Medical Genomics Laboratory (MGL) will close on Monday and Tuesday, December 24-25, 2018 in observance of the Christmas Holiday. The last day to receive samples for RNA-based testing before the holiday will be Friday, December 21. To make arrangements to send a DNA-based test during this holiday period, please call the lab at 205-934-5562 prior to shipping your package or page the lab at 205-934-4011, pager #4049 to receive appropriate instructions.

The UAB Medical Genomics Laboratory (MGL) will also close Monday and Tuesday, December 31-January 1, in observance of the New Year holiday. The laboratory will not accept packages during this time, but will accept FedEx packages on Saturday, December 29, but only if special arrangements have been made in advance with the laboratory. If you are interested in shipping samples to the Medical Genomics Laboratory for delivery on Saturday, December 29, please call the lab at 205-934-5562 prior to shipping your package or page the lab at 205-934-4011 pager # 4049 for our Saturday shipping address and instructions.


The Medical Genomics Laboratory (MGL) is a CAP-certified nonprofit clinical laboratory at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, offering comprehensive testing for common and rare genetic disorders.  The MGL specializes in testing for all forms of the neurofibromatoses including NF1, Legius syndrome (SPRED1 disorder), segmental NF, NF-Noonan, spinal NF, Watson syndrome, NF2, and schwannomatosis as well as the RASopathies, and tuberous sclerosis complex. 


UAB Medical Genomics Laboratory
720 20th St. S., Suite 330
Birmingham, AL 35294
Phone: 205.934.5562
Fax: 205.996.2929

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