We are a not-for-profit organisation promoting quality in genetic testing by establishing, harmonising and disseminating best practice. We provide accredited (ISO 17043) external quality assessment (EQA) to labs worldwide in collaboration with many organisations including EuroGentest, CF Network UK NEQAS for Molecular Genetics, RCPA QAP, RfB and the EAA.


Membership of EMQN gives your laboratory access to world class resources in molecular genetics to help improve its performance.

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EQA Schemes
EQA Schemes

EQA Scheme participation helps you to improve specific testing quality and demonstrates your laboratory's commitment to a professional level of service.

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Need help with participating in one of our schemes? Get on-line guidance, a participants' manual or simply ask us a question.

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We are calling for volunteers from our membership to become more involved with EMQN by taking on the role of an EQA scheme assessor. To find out more, please go to our features page.
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