|Alternate:||Factor V Leiden, Prothrombin G20210A, MTHFR C677T A1298C, Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase
|Includes:||Factor V Leiden, Prothrombin G20210A,
Methyleneterahydrofolate reductase C677T/A1298C
|Department:||Molecular Genetics Lab|
|Available:||Lab open M-F 7:30a-4:00p. Specimens accepted daily, 24 hrs. Specimens batched and test run weekly.|
|Temperature:||Room temperature for not more than 24 hrs. Can be stored at 4 degrees C for 1 wk.|
|Rejection:||Will attempt to extract DNA and perform assay if hemolysis or clotting are present or if blood is ina preservative other than EDTA.|
|Normal:||N/N genotype for each locus|
|Uses:||To detect the Factor V Leiden , Prothrombin G20210A, Methyleneterahydrofolate reductase C677T/A1298C mutations associated with hereditary thrombophilia.|
|Limitations:||This assay detects ONLY the Leiden mutation in the Factor V gene (R5060Q), the G20210A mutation in the Prothrombin gene and the C6777T and A1298C mutations in the Methyleneterahydrofolate reductase gene.|
|Method:||FDA-Approved GenMark eSensor XT-8|
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