Test Details

SPINAL MUSCULAR ATROPHY (SMA) CARRIER DETECTION

Test Price: ₹ 3500

SMA of all types is associated with homozygous mutations in the survival motor neuron 1 gene (SMN1). This test detects homozygous deletion of SMN1 Exon 7 and or Exon 8 which accounts for 95% of SMA. It detects both active and carrier status of the disease.



Test Code:
DVCL0463
Report Delivery:
Sample Mon by 11 am; Report Sat
Parameters Included:
0
Category:
Disorders of Nervous System
Pre-Test Information:
Duly filled Genomics Clinical information requisition form (Form 20) is mandatory.
Method:
MLPA
Specimen:
4 mL (2 mL min.) whole blood in 1 Lavender top (EDTA) tube. Ship refrigerated. DO NOT FREEZE. Duly filled Genomics Clinical information requisition form (Form 20) is mandatory.
Stability Room:
Stability Refrigerated:
1 week
Stability Frozen:

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