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Overview

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Test name

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MAPT Mutation Analysis (MAPT)

Purpose of the test

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This is a clinical test intended for Help: Diagnosis, Mutation Confirmation, Pre-symptomatic

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
  • ABI3500 Capillary electrophoresis

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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Establish or confirm diagnosis

Citations
  • An algorithm for genetic testing of frontotemporal lobar degeneration. - PubMed ID: 21282594
  • Development and validation of pedigree classification criteria for frontotemporal lobar degeneration. - PubMed ID: 24081456

Predictive risk information for patient and/or family members

Citations
  • An algorithm for genetic testing of frontotemporal lobar degeneration. - PubMed ID: 21282594
  • Development and validation of pedigree classification criteria for frontotemporal lobar degeneration. - PubMed ID: 24081456

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