CSF samples collected at times when the Registry is closed can be stored frozen until the ANCJDR reopens.
For blood samples, DNA must be extracted and stored at 4 degrees for later transport to the ANCJDR.
Weekdays 9am - 5pm (except public holidays)
The Registry is closed from Good Friday to Easter Tuesday inclusive (18th April, 2014 - 22nd April, 2014)
Specimen Reception and Office Hours over Christmas/New Year 2014/2015
Melbourne Cup weekend - Closed from 4pm, Friday 31st October until 9am, Wednesday 5th November 2015. Please hold all diagnostic samples during this period.
Christmas/New Year - Closed from 4pm, Tuesday 23rd December until 9am, Monday 5th January 2015. Please hold all diagnostic samples during this period.
Melbourne Cup weekend – The Registry office will be open during business hours including Cup Day.
Christmas/New Year - Closed from 1pm, Wednesday 24th December, 2014 until 9am, Monday 5th January 2015.