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GTR Home > Tests > Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 4B2

Overview

Test name

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Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 4B2 (CMT4B2)

Purpose of the test

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This is a clinical test intended for Help: Diagnosis

Condition

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How to order

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Not provided

Specimen source

Isolated DNA
Peripheral (whole) blood

Methodology

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Molecular Genetics
DDeletion/duplication analysis
Multiplex Ligation-dependent Probe Amplification (MLPA)
  • Applied Biosystems 3130XL
CSequence analysis of the entire coding region
Bi-directional Sanger Sequence Analysis
  • Applied Biosystems 3130XL

Summary of what is tested

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Clinical utility

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Clinical validity

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Test services

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  • Custom mutation-specific/Carrier testing

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