X-Chromosome High Density Array
|Indications||This thorough analysis of regions across the X chromosome may identify the causes of numerous X-linked genetic conditions and cases of unexplained intellectual disability and/or other anomalies.
|Specimen Requirements||3-5ml peripheral blood collected in an EDTA (lavender top) tube for DNA isolation and 3-5mls peripheral blood collected in a sodium heparin (green top) tube for metaphase chromosome isolation.|
|Transport||The specimen should be kept at room temperature and delivered via overnight shipping. Do not freeze.|
The Cytogenetics Lab provides high quality analysis for the detection of both constitutional chromosomal aberrations as well as abnormalities related to hematological malignancies