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GTR Home > Tests > Ashkenazi Jewish Diseases, 16 Genes

Overview

Test order codeHelp: 51415

Test name

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Ashkenazi Jewish Diseases, 16 Genes (AJP)

Purpose of the test

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This is a clinical test intended for Help: Screening

Condition

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How to order

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Collect: Lavender (EDTA), pink (K2EDTA) or yellow (ACD Solution A or B). Specimen Preparation: Transport 3 mL whole blood. (Min: 1 mL) Storage/Transport Temperature: Refrigerated. Stability (collection to initiation of testing): Ambient: 72 hours; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: Unacceptable. ARUP test-request forms are specific to each client laboratory or hospital and are thus not available on the ARUP website. However, they are available through the client hospital/laboratory sendout department. Genetic counseling and informed consent are recommended for genetic testing. Consent forms for genetic testing may be found on the ARUP website at: http://www.aruplab.com/genetics/resources/consent. ARUP accepts samples 24/7.
Order URL Help: http://www.aruplab.com/genetics/ordering

Specimen source

Peripheral (whole) blood

Methodology

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Molecular Genetics
TTargeted variant analysis
Detection Primer Extension

Summary of what is tested

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Clinical utility

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Not provided

Clinical validity

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Not provided

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