Angelman Syndrome Genetic Testing


Test Information

Test Name

Angelman Syndrome Genetic Testing

Synonyms

AS Methylation analysis; 15q11-q13

Preferred Specimen

EDTA (Whole blood)

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

6 weeks


Collection Information

Preparation

  • Diagnostic testing requires referral through Paediatrics, Neurology or Genetic Services.
  • Familial testing requires referral through Genetic Services

Processing Information

Registration Code

MICA

Notes

  • DO NOT share sample; dedicated tube required
  • DO NOT centrifuge; whole blood required
  • DO NOT freeze

Methodology

Interpretations

View Interpretations

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

LabPlus (via WHL)

Send Away Transport

Specimen delivery Ambient on day of collection. Refrigerate overnight or weekend then send ambient

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