South West Genomic Laboratory Hub

Introduction from the South West Genomic Laboratory Hub

The South West Genomic Laboratory Hub (SW GLH) is provided by a partnership between North Bristol NHS Trust and the Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust. It will deliver centralised genomic analysis for patients with cancer and rare disease throughout the South West region.

The SWGLH is part a network of seven GLHs in England which together aim to drive standardisation, accelerate the uptake of new genomic services and technologies, and increase equity of patient access.


This website is for users of the South West Genomic Laboratory Hub

This website is primarily intended for clinicians. If you are a member of the public and are looking for general information on genomic tests then visit the NHS website


This page was last updated 12/10/2022



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Bristol Genetics Laboratory


Bristol Genetics Laboratory
Southmead Hospital
BS10 5NB

General Enquiries

tel:0117 4146168

Opening hours

Monday – Friday
8:30am – 6:00pm


Exeter Genomics Laboratory


Level 3 RILD building
Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust
Barrack Road

General Enquiries

tel:01392 408229

Opening hours

Monday – Friday
8am – 5:30pm


Royal Mail Strikes

Royal mail strikes are scheduled for the dates below. To ensure samples reach us as soon as possible we recommend the use of couriers for urgent, precious and those samples requiring karyotype or FISH analysis.

Thursday 13 October 2022

Thursday 20 October 2022

Tuesday 25 October 2022

Monday 28 November 2022