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Test order codeHelp: 79882

Test name


Invitae eMERGE Panel

Purpose of the test


This is a clinical test intended for Help: Diagnosis, Pre-symptomatic, Therapeutic management



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How to order


Tests can be ordered online or by submitting a paper requisition form.
Order URL Help: https://www.invitae.com/ordering/?utm_source=gtr&utm_medium=referral

Specimen source

Buccal swab
Isolated DNA
Peripheral (whole) blood


Molecular Genetics
DDeletion/duplication analysis
Next-Generation (NGS)/Massively parallel sequencing (MPS)
CSequence analysis of the entire coding region
Next-Generation (NGS)/Massively parallel sequencing (MPS)

Summary of what is tested

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Clinical utility


Not provided

Clinical validity


Not provided

Testing strategy


Full gene sequencing and deletion/duplication analysis of targeted gene 000 Tests can be ordered online or by submitting a paper requisition form.

Test services

  • Clinical Testing/Confirmation of Mutations Identified Previously
  • Genetic counseling

Practice guidelines

  • ACMG ACT, 2019
    American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics, Genomic Testing (Secondary Findings) ACT Sheet, APOB, LDLR, PCSK9 Pathogenic Variants (Familial Hypercholesterolemia), 2019
  • CSANZ, 2016
    The Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand, Diagnosis and Management of Familial Hypercholesterolaemia – Position Statement

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