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Mitochondrial DNA Depletion Syndrome Panel
Test Information: Confirmation of Clinical Diagnosis, Carrier Testing
Test Details
Test Code: 3080
Test Includes: Sequence Analysis of four genes: POLG, TK2, SUCLA2, and DGUOK.


Special Notes: Sequence Analysis for the four genes in the mtDNA Depletion Panel can be ordered separately, POLG (#3065), DGUOK (#3075), TK2 (#3070) & SUCLA2 (#3375).
Technical Information
Methodology: Sequence analysis is performed in both forward and reverse directions
Gene Name: POLG, DGUOK, TK2, SUCLA2
Protein Name: DNA polymerase subunit gamma-1, Thymidine kinase 2, Succinyl-CoA ligase [ADP-forming] beta-chain, Dedeoxyguanosine kinase (DGUOK)
Sample & Shipping Information
Test Requisition: Mitochondrial
Specimen Type: Blood
Requirements: Draw blood in an EDTA (purple-top) tube(s) and send 3-5 cc (Adults/Children) and 3 cc (Infant<2yrs).
Shipping Conditions: Ship at room temperature in an insulated container by overnight courier. Do not heat or freeze.

Specimen Type: Saliva
Requirements: Collected with Oragene DNA Self-Collection Kit (provided by MGL with instruction).
Shipping Conditions: Ship at room temperature in an insulated container by overnight courier. Do not heat or freeze.

Turn Around Time: 28 days
Billing Information
List Price: *For Insurance or Institutional Prices, please call.
CPT Codes: 81406x1, 81479x1


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