GTR Home > Tests > Epidermolysis bullosa simplex: KRT5 (exons 1,5,7) and KRT14 (exons 1,4-7) genes screening

Overview

Test order codeHelp: G-1428

Test name

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Epidermolysis bullosa simplex: KRT5 (exons 1,5,7) and KRT14 (exons 1,4-7) genes screening

Purpose of the test

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This is a clinical test intended for Help: Screening

Condition

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3 conditions tested. Click Indication tab for more information.

Methodology

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Molecular Genetics
ESequence analysis of select exons
Bi-directional Sanger Sequence Analysis

Summary of what is tested

2 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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