Number of Panel Genes: 
2

This test is designed to detect carriers of spinal muscular atrophy. Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) is an autosomal recessive neurodegenerative disorder characterized by muscle weakness and atrophy resulting from progressive loss of motor neurons in the spinal cord and brain stem (MIM 253300, 253550, 253400, 271150). The age of onset and severity of the disorder are highly variable.read more

Tests Available

2 Panel Genes: SMN1, SMN2
Next Gen Sequencing & Del/Dup Analysis
$297
Test Code: 6008
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Test Details

Technical Information
Panel Genes: 
SMN1, SMN2
Test Note: 
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Disease Groups: 
Carrier Screening
MIM: 
253300
253550
253400
271150
Billing
CPT Codes: 
81329 x 1
Ordering
SKU:
6008
Turnaround Time: 

Typically within 2 weeks from receipt of a sample in the laboratory.

Non-Prenatal Specimens: 

1. Whole blood: purple-top (EDTA) tube, minimum of 3 ml

2. Genomic DNA: a minimum of 3 ug (at a concentration of at least 30 ng/ul)

Shipping: 

Ship all specimen types at room temperature by overnight courier. Do no freeze.

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