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Test name


Spinocerebellar ataxia type 1 presymptomatic testing

Purpose of the test


This is a clinical test intended for Help: Pre-symptomatic



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How to order


For DNA based tests, 2 ml blood should be collected in a tube containing EDTA. The tube should be labelled (patient's name, referring Government hospital registration number and date of collection). The EDTA tube should be sent (within 4 hours of blood collection) at room temperature or should be stored at 4◦ C (refrigerator door) and sent within 7 days at room temperature along with filled and signed test request form (TRF) within the stipulated time (Monday to Friday 10 am to 5 pm) to: Dr Atanu Kumar Dutta Genetic Services Unit (NIBMG) PG Polyclinic Building (3rd Floor) 5 Suburban Hospital Road Kolkata 700020 For questions and clarifications, please contact: Dr Atanu Kumar Dutta Phone number: 03346033246 email: gsu.bmgu@nibmg.ac.in
Order URL Help: https://goo.gl/rRr1vk

Specimen source

White blood cell prep
Specimen requirements: https://goo.gl/jYfa152


Molecular Genetics
TTargeted variant analysis
Trinucleotide repeat by PCR or Southern Blot

Summary of what is tested

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Clinical utility


Not provided

Clinical validity


Not provided

Test services

  • Clinical Testing/Confirmation of Mutations Identified Previously

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