GTR Home > Tests > Alzheimer (Presenilin 2): PSEN2 gene sequence analysis (exons 5-6, 8)

Overview

Test order codeHelp: G-1011-02

Test name

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Alzheimer (Presenilin 2): PSEN2 gene sequence analysis (exons 5-6, 8)

Purpose of the test

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This is a clinical test intended for Help: Diagnosis

Condition

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1 condition tested. Click Indication tab for more information.

Methodology

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Molecular Genetics
CSequence analysis of the entire coding region
Bi-directional Sanger Sequence Analysis

Summary of what is tested

1 genes and variants. Click Methodology tab for more information.

Genes

Clinical validity

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Not provided

Clinical utility

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Not provided

How to order

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Practice guidelines

  • CCCDTD, 2014
    Fourth Canadian Consensus Conference on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Dementia: recommendations for family physicians.
  • EFNS, 2010
    EFNS guidelines for the diagnosis and management of Alzheimer's disease.
  • EFNS, 2010
    EFNS guidelines on the molecular diagnosis of channelopathies, epilepsies, migraine, stroke, and dementias.
  • AHRQ, 2010
    Preventing Alzheimer's disease and cognitive decline.

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