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Genetic Labs

Houston, Texas

Genetic Laboratory
Medical Genetics Laboratories
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Shipping Information and Supply Requests

  • Fill out the appropriate laboratory requisition form. An incomplete form will delay testing.
  • For specimen requirements and shipping conditions, please check the test code specific information page. To view the test code specific information page, simply type the test code into the MGL search box found on our home page.
  • Label all specimen tubes with full name and date of birth of the patient.
  • Provide billing information. If we are billing patient insurance, provide a copy of the front and back of the insurance card.
  • For additional information, contact the laboratories at 1-800-411-GENE (4363) or .
  • To request shipping supplies, please complete our Shipping Kit Request Form. These kits are meant for shipment at room temperature only. Please refer to each specific test for appropriate shipping conditions.

Sample Shipping Address

Medical Genetics Laboratories
Baylor College of Medicine
2450 Holcombe, Grand Blvd. - Receiving Dock
Houston, Texas 77021-2024

Hours of Operation

Client Services (Help Desk)

Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. CST

Administrative Offices

Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. CST

Central Processing

Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. CST

Saturday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. CST

Upcoming Holidays with Lab Closure

2014

New Year's Day: Wednesday, Jan. 1
Martin Luther King Day: Monday, Jan. 20
Memorial Day: Monday, May 26
Independence Day: Friday, July 4
Labor Day: Monday, Sept.1
Thanksgiving Day: Thursday, Nov. 27
Christmas Day: Thursday, Dec. 25

2015

New Year's Day: Thursday, Jan. 1
Martin Luther King Day: Monday, Jan. 19
Memorial Day: Monday, May 25
Independence Day: Friday, July 3
Labor Day: Monday, Sept.7
Thanksgiving Day: Thursday, Nov. 26
Christmas Day: Friday, Dec. 25

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