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Houston, Texas

Genetic Laboratory
Baylor Genetics Laboratories
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CFTR - 5T Variant Analysis
Test Information: Confirmation of Clinical Diagnosis, Carrier Risk Assessment
Test Details
Test Code: 6017
Special Notes: CFTR mutation analysis should be done prior to or in conjunction with the 5T/TG Variant analysis.
The 5T/TG Haplotype analysis will be performed as a reflex test for 5T positive individuals using PCR and fragment analysis by capillary electrophoresis to detect a TG tract in cis configuration with 5T.

Technical Information
Methodology: Sanger sequence analysis is performed in both forward and reverse directions.
Gene Name: CFTR
Protein Name: Cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator
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 room temperature in an insulated container by overnight courier. Do not heat or freeze.

Turn Around Time: 21 days
Billing Information
List Price: *For Insurance or Institutional Prices, please call.
CPT Codes: 81224x1

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