DNA SPECIMEN TYPES AND REQUIREMENTS

1. Saliva Via a Buccal Swab

Collected with an ORAcollect•DNA OCD-100/OCR-100 kit.

2. Blood

Required for OGM based tests, such as FSHD1.

3. Extracted DNA

Minimum 3 μg in EB buffer or equivalent.

Please note that we do not accept prenatal specimens at this time.

ORDERING MULTIPLE PEDIATRIC NEURODEVELOPMENTAL DISORDER TESTS AT ONCE

All of our Pediatric Neurodevelopmental Disorder tests can be performed using our non-invasive and easy-to-use buccal swabs. See the chart below if you are ordering multiple tests at once or reflex testing.

Tests Being Ordered Number 0f Buccal Swabs
Chromosomal microarray and Fragile X testing 1 swab
Chromosomal microarray (with or without Fragile X testing) and a panel 2 swabs
Chromosomal microarray (with or without Fragile X testing) and whole exome sequencing 2 swabs
Chromosomal microarray (with or without Fragile X testing), a panel, and whole exome sequencing 2 swabs
A panel and whole exome sequencing 1 swab
If your patient has had a blood transfusion, a hematological disease such as myelodysplastic syndrome or leukemia, or an allogenic hematopoietic stem cell transplant, please contact us before sending a sample of any kind.

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