DNMT3A
GTR Test Accession: Help GTR000514749.1
INHERITED DISEASEDYSMORPHOLOGYMUSCULOSKELETAL ... View more
Last updated in GTR: 2014-07-15
Last annual review date for the lab: 2024-03-13 LinkOut
At a Glance
Diagnosis
Weaver syndrome
Genes (1): Help
DNMT3A (2p23.3)
Molecular Genetics - Sequence analysis of the entire coding region: Bi-directional Sanger Sequence Analysis
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Ordering Information
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Specimen Source: Help
Who can order: Help
  • Genetic Counselor
  • Health Care Provider
Lab contact: Help
Angela Abicht, MD, Lab Director
abicht@mgz-muenchen.de
+49 8930908860
Contact Policy: Help
Laboratory can only accept contact from health care providers. Patients/families are encouraged to discuss genetic testing options with their health care provider.
Test development: Help
Test developed by laboratory (no manufacturer test name)
Informed consent required: Help
Based on applicable state law
Pre-test genetic counseling required: Help
Not provided
Post-test genetic counseling required: Help
No
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Conditions Help
Total conditions: 1
Condition/Phenotype Identifier
Test Targets
Genes Help
Total genes: 1
Gene Associated Condition Germline or Somatic Allele (Lab-provided) Variant in NCBI
Methodology
Total methods: 1
Method Category Help
Test method Help
Instrument *
Sequence analysis of the entire coding region
Bi-directional Sanger Sequence Analysis
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Clinical Information
Test purpose: Help
Diagnosis
Variant Interpretation:
What is the protocol for interpreting a variation as a VUS? Help
Alamut: PolyPhen-2, SIFT, Align GVGD, MAPP, SpliceSiteFinder, MaxEntScan, NNSPLICE, GeneSplicer, Human Splicing Finder, MutationTaster

Are family members with defined clinical status recruited to assess significance of VUS without charge? Help
Yes

Will the lab re-contact the ordering physician if variant interpretation changes? Help
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Technical Information
Availability: Help
Tests performed
Entire test performed in-house
Analytical Validity: Help
Sanger Sequencing: Sensitivity >98%; NGS: Our diagnostic criteria requires: (i) at least 98% of the sequencing reads have a quality score (Q) above 30 (99,9% accurate), (ii) a median per base sequence quality score (Q) above 30 (99,9% accurate), (iii) at least 98% of the region of interest have over … View more
Proficiency testing (PT):
Is proficiency testing performed for this test? Help
Yes

Method used for proficiency testing: Help
Formal PT program

PT Provider: Help
European Molecular Genetics Quality Network, EMQN

Description of PT method: Help
Molecular Genetics Sequencing
VUS:
Laboratory's policy on reporting novel variations Help
Decline to answer
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Regulatory Approval
FDA Review: Help
Not provided
Additional Information

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