Genetic TestsAge-Related Macular Degeneration Genetic Predisposition

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Test Name & Code:
• Test Name: Age-Related Macular Degeneration Genetic Predisposition
• Test Code: 5742
• CFH; Y402H variant
• ARMS2; A69S variant
Test Details:
• Methodology: DNA Sequencing
• Performed: Everyday
• Reported: 2 weeks
Specimen Details:
• Specimen Collection: Peripheral blood
• Container: Tube with EDTA
• Specimen Volume/Amount: > 5 ml
• Storage/Transport Condition: Refrigerated
• Unacceptable Specimens/Conditions: Serum; Frozen specimens; Hemolyzed specimens; Icterus; Lipemia
Testing Area(s):
• Predisposition/Risk Factors