WHY MEDICOVER GENETICS?
German leader in genetic testing
>20 years of experience
Up-to-date diagnostic algorithms
Strong clinical team of scientists and physicians
We offer genetic testing for different life stage and for predictive and diagnostic testing.
Neurological Disorders and
IS GENETIC TESTING RIGHT FOR YOU?
Medicover wins Invest Cyprus International Investment Awards 2022 (Jul, 2022)
Following the investment in acquiring NIPD Genetics, Medicover has been recently awarded Invest Cyprus International Investment Awards, a prize honor...
Veracity basic test is covered by the German insurance (Jul, 2022)
Did you know that VERACITY accurately detects the most common chromosomal changes? It requires only a simple blood draw from a pregnant woman and is ...
Medicover Genetics attended the largest genetics conference in Europe (Jun, 2022)
Medicover Genetics recently marked its attendance at the 55th edition of the largest genetics conference in Europe, European Human Genetics Conferenc...
TEST & FLY CENTER and MUNICH AIRPORT LABORATORY accredited according to DIN EN ISO 15189 (Apr 11, 2022)
A new quality standard for corona test centers has been achieved by Test & Fly Center and the Munich Airport Laboratory, both being accredited by...
The acquisition of NIPD Genetics is completed (Jan 18, 2022)
The acquisition of NIPD Genetics, a leading innovative biotechnology company based in Cyprus, active in the field of designing, developing, producing...
Medicover Genetics - working together for the medicine of the future (Oct, 2021)
October 2021 – Weimar (Germany) – Medicover Genetics held its first annual interdisciplinary genetics meeting (GEM) where scientists, medical gen...
Medicover Genetics and Damian Medical Centre working together to enhance genetic diagnostics (Sep, 2021)
Medicover Genetics and Damian Medical Centre established a strategic partnership, offering meaningful and comprehensive genetic diagnostics in Poland...
A digital experience: COVID-19 Test Centre opens at Munich Airport providing results within three to six hours (Nov 3, 2020)
Medicover Genetics and MVZ Martinsried opened COVID-19 Test Centre at Munich Airport, Terminal 2, on Monday, October 5. Business travellers and holid...
Medicover acquires leading genetics laboratory in Germany (Jan, 2019)
Medicover has signed an agreement to acquire the centre for genetic diagnostics of Dr. Klein, Dr. Rost and colleagues as well as its affiliate IMGM, ...
Medicover Genetics partners with Illumina and Healthmetrix for large scale screening of Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 (Jul 13, 2020)
July 13, 2020 – Medicover Genetics, Illumina, a global leader in genomics, and Healthmetrix, a Berlin digital-health start-up initiated a partnersh...
Health risks for people with red hair
In a previous article (Red hair: it’s in your genes), we discussed melanin (made by melanocytes) and the two types of melanin involved in hair and ...
Genetics of chimerism: being your own twin
In genetics, a chimera is an organism or tissue that contains at least two different sets of DNA, most often originating from the fusion of as many d...
Patients with stomach and intestinal disorders may be at greater risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease
A recent study indicates a genetic link between Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and multiple gut disorders. The researchers found that people with AD and ...
Does hay fever have a genetic cause?
Do you suffer from hay fever? Do you dread the onset of warm spring weather almost as much as you look forward to it? If so, you are not alone as lar...
All about Mendelian Inheritance
Have you ever wondered why some diseases run in families or why everyone in your family has brown eyes? It is due to genetic inheritance or how genet...
Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (EDS): types, symptoms, causes and genetics
Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (EDS) is not one syndrome but a group of clinically and genetically heterogeneous connective tissue disorders. There are curre...
Omicron subvariants can be more transmissible and more evasive to antibodies
Omicron lineage continues to evolve, producing subvariants that are not only more transmissible but also more evasive to antibodies. Novel Omicron su...
Red Hair: it’s in your genes
A quick question: what do Prince Harry, Ed Sheeran, Jessica Chastain and Julianne Moore have in common? That’s right, their hair color: they are al...
Genome-wide association study (GWAS) identified 69 loci associated with beat synchronization
69 distinct genetic variations associated with the ability to keep in time with a musical beat (also called beat synchronization ability) have been d...
Role of genetics in reproductive health
Infertility is a major public health issue with approximately 1 in 6 people worldwide suffering from infertility during their reproductive lifespans ...
Speak with your physician to find the right test for you or a family member
Provide a sample at your nearest blood drawing point
Expect the genetic report in 15-25 working days
Speak with your physician about the results and next steps
Speak with Medicover Genetics counsellors to help explain the results