CASR Related Disorders - The calcium sensing receptor (CASR) is a plasma membrane G-protein receptor.  Ligand binding results in the activation of signaling cascades causing a decrease in parathyroid hormone(PTH)  secretion from parathyroid chief cells and a reduction of renal tubular calcium absorptionread more

Tests Available

By gene: CASR
Sanger Sequencing
$690
Test Code: 1748
Deletion / Duplication
$680
Test Code: 1749
Sanger/Del Dup Comprehensive
$1,270
Test Code: 1750

Test Details

Technical Information
Genes: 
CASR
Disease Groups: 
Metabolic and Endocrine Disorders
MIM: 
601198
Billing
Price: 
$690
CPT Codes: 
81405 x 1
Ordering
SKU:
1748
Turnaround Time: 
Typically 1 to 2 weeks from receipt of a sample in the laboratory. All cases involving ongoing pregnancies will be expedited.
Non-Prenatal Specimens: 
  1. Whole blood: purple-top (EDTA) tube, minimum of 3 ml
  2. Genomic DNA: minimum of 10 µg (at a concentration of at least 50 ng/µl)
  3. Fibroblasts: 4 confluent T-25 flasks
  4. Saliva: only samples collected in Oragene DNA Self-Collection Kit or Oragene Saliva Collection Kit for Young Children are accepted
Prenatal Specimens: 
  1. Cultured cells: 4 confluent T-25 flasks derived from amnio or CVS samples
  2. Genomic DNA: minimum of 10 µg (at a concentration of at least 50 ng/µl)
Shipping: 

Ship all specimen types at room temperature by overnight courier. Do not freeze.

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