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Detection of mutations in the Tau gene (index case) (Gen MAPT), whole blood

Fee code: 70291

Aliases: Gen MAPT

Method description

PCR and sequencing

Delivery time

Note to delivery time

Contact to the laboratory.


It is necessary to attach the reason for consultation, family history and a brief clinical summary

Specimen type

Whole blood (anticoagulant: EDTA)

Specimen volume

4,5 mL

Specimen minimum volume

1 mL

Collection instructions


Preanalytic treatment


Transport conditions

At room temperature within 24 hours after collection

Rejection criteria

Clotted sample, Hemolyzed sample


Interpretative report of the results

Reference values

Values Units   Age  
Detection of mutations in the Tau gene (index case) (Gen MAPT)      

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