For Individuals | GeneType | Genetic Technologies

Know your risk. It may help save your life.

GeneType offers integrated risk testing for a range of serious conditions. By knowing your risk, you can work with your medical practitioner to put together a personalised preventative health plan.

Your journey to improved knowledge about your health starts here.

Take the first step towards personalised, preventative healthcare

Knowing your personalised risk enables you to develop a health plan with your healthcare professional to reduce your risk of serious disease. Select from the tests below to take the first step to managing your risk.

Breast Cancer

Find out if you are at increased risk of developing breast cancer

Colorectal Cancer

Find out if you are at increased risk of developing bowel (colorectal) cancer

Ovarian Cancer

Find out if you are at increased risk of developing a ovarian cancer

Prostate Cancer

Find out if you are at increased risk of developing a prostate cancer

Coronary Artery Disease

Find out if you are at increased risk of developing coronary artery disease

Type 2 Diabetes

Find out if you are at increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes

Multi-Risk Test

Find out if you are at increased risk of developing a wide range of cancers as well as heart disease and type 2 diabetes

Mental Health

Find out which antidepressant and dose could maximise your response and minimise side effects

Other Conditions

Find out if you are at increased risk of developing conditions such as glaucoma, melanoma or atrial fibrillation

COVID-19 Severity (US only)

Find out if you are at risk of developing severe COVID-19 symptoms

Interested in ordering more than one disease? Order geneType Multi-Test.

See individual disease pages for more information about each test.

The Multi-Risk suite of tests is for adults 40-69 years of age. At maximum, a woman would be eligible for 5 diseases in the panel; a man would be eligible for 4. If patient is younger than 40, they may qualify for geneType's breast or colorectal risk assessments only.

Coming soon: melanoma, pancreatic cancer and atrial fibrillation geneType tests. Patient eligibility dependent on personal medical history, age, sex and self-identified race/ethnicity

 GeneType testing is simple

Step 1

Register as a provider; our team will provide clinical education and other resources as needed.

GeneType will send kits to your clinic to have on hand.

Step 2

Discuss geneType with your patient.

Would geneType help her qualify for additional risk reduction strategies?

Step 3

Complete the Test Requisition form, collect a sample from the patient in the saliva tube provided and return both to geneType.

You will have the option to use a paper requisition, or a secure, HIPAA-compliant portal to complete the ordering process.

Step 4

Leave the rest to us.

GeneType will notify you when your patient’s results are ready.

You will have the option to request a consult with a genetic counsellor,  whether to review your patient’s results and/or to follow-up with your patient, as needed.

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