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Houston, Texas

Genetic Laboratory
Baylor Genetics Laboratories
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Hemochromatosis Panel by Sanger Sequencing
Test Information: Confirmation of Clinical Diagnosis
Test Details
Test Code: 5405
Technical Information
Methodology: Sequence analysis is performed in both forward and reverse directions.
Gene Name: HAMP, HFE, HFE2, SLC40A1, TFR2
Test Type: Sequence Analysis
Sample & Shipping Information
Test Requisition: Molecular Diagnostics
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 ambient temperature (18-25C/64-77F) in an insulated container by overnight courier. Do not heat or freeze.

Specimen Type: Purified DNA
Requirements: Send at least 5ug of purified DNA (minimal concentration of 50ng/uL; A260/A280 of ~1.7).
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: 81256 x 1, 81479 x 4


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