Overview

MLPA screening may be performed when exome testing of cardiac panels is negative and a copy number variant is suspected.

Category

Cost

Long QT (KCNE1, KCNE2, KCNH2, KCNQ1, SCN5A): $250

Reporting time

3-4 months

Contacts

Phone: 1300 11 8247
Email: [email protected]

Specimen Requirements

EDTA blood:

Adult: 5 ml
Child: 1 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.