Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis , Sequencing ANG Gene
Clinical Genetic Test
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GTR Test Accession: Help GTR000554154.1
INHERITED DISEASENERVOUS SYSTEM
Last updated in GTR: 2017-06-22
Last annual review date for the lab: 2021-01-04 Past due LinkOut
At a Glance
Diagnosis
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis type 9
Genes (1): Help
ANG (14q11.2)
Molecular Genetics - Sequence analysis of the entire coding region: Bi-directional Sanger Sequence Analysis
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Ordering Information
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Reference Laboratory Genetics
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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
Yes
Pre-test genetic counseling required: Help
Decline to answer
Post-test genetic counseling required: Help
Decline to answer
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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
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Technical Information
Availability: Help
Tests performed
Entire test performed in-house
Analytical Validity: Help
For Sanger sequencing, according to our accumulated experience and proficiency tests, the error rate is less than 0.01% (99.99% accuracy)
Proficiency testing (PT):
Is proficiency testing performed for this test? Help
No
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Regulatory Approval
FDA Review: Help
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Additional Information

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