New EQA Scheme for Imprinting Disorders

The EU-funded COST network on Imprinting Disorders wishes to develop a new EMQN scheme for Beckwith-Wiedemann and Russel-Silver syndromes. To establish the status quo, the COST network would like to get a better unterstanding of what imprinting disorders labs are testing, and the methods used.

If you test for these disorders, please consider completing the short online survey which can be accessed using this link:

Alternatively, please contact Deborah Mackay (DJGM(at) or Karen Gronskov (Karen.Groenskov(at) on behalf of Prof. Thomas Eggermann, chair of the grant (teggermann(at)

EMQN Newletter October 2013 (pdf)