Hereditary Melanoma and/or Pancreatic Cancer, CDKN2A Gene
Clinical Genetic Test
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GTR Test Accession: Help GTR000528054.1
Last updated in GTR: 2015-09-03
Last annual review date for the lab: 2023-07-21 LinkOut
At a Glance
Mutation Confirmation; Pre-symptomatic; Prognostic; ...
Melanoma; Carcinoma of pancreas; Familial pancreatic carcinoma
Genes (1): Help
CDKN2A (9p21.3)
Molecular Genetics - Sequence analysis of the entire coding region: Next-Generation (NGS)/Massively parallel sequencing (MPS)
Melanoma carcinoma
Not provided
Guidance for management
Ordering Information
Offered by: Help
Specimen Source: Help
Who can order: Help
  • Health Care Provider
  • Licensed Physician
  • Physician Assistant
  • Public Health Mandate
Lab contact: Help
Konstantinos Agiannitopoulos, MSc, Molecular Biologist
+30 210 6032138
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.
How to Order: Help
Test service: Help
Clinical Testing/Confirmation of Mutations Identified Previously
Informed consent required: Help
Pre-test genetic counseling required: Help
Post-test genetic counseling required: Help
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Conditions Help
Total conditions: 3
Condition/Phenotype Identifier
Test Targets
Genes Help
Total genes: 1
Gene Associated Condition Germline or Somatic Allele (Lab-provided) Variant in NCBI
Total methods: 1
Method Category Help
Test method Help
Sequence analysis of the entire coding region
Next-Generation (NGS)/Massively parallel sequencing (MPS)
Applied Biosystems 3130 Genetic Analyzer
Clinical Information
Test purpose: Help
Mutation Confirmation; Pre-symptomatic; Prognostic; Risk Assessment; Screening; Therapeutic management
Target population: Help
Melanoma carcinoma
Variant Interpretation:
Are family members with defined clinical status recruited to assess significance of VUS without charge? Help

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
yes 100%
Proficiency testing (PT):
Is proficiency testing performed for this test? Help
Recommended fields not provided:
Regulatory Approval
FDA Review: Help
Not provided
Additional Information

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