Overview

Cascade testing is performed when a familial variant is known using Sanger sequencing or MLPA.

Category

Cost

$250 per variant, per patient.

NB. When the familial variant has been identified by another clinical or research laboratory, there is an addional $100 fee for curation and interpretation.

Reporting time

4-6 weeks

Contacts

Phone: 1300 11 8247
Email: [email protected]

Specimen Requirements

EDTA blood: Adult: 2 x 5 ml

Child: 2 x 1-3 ml

Notes

Patient to be referred to a cardiologist or a genetics clinic.

Blood Storage Requirements: Do not freeze. Store at 4°C or room temperature.