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Fragile X (FMR1) w/reflex to Methylation Analysis

Mnemonic:    [Fragile X]
Name:    Fragile X (FMR1) w/reflex to Methylation Analysis
Specimen:    5 mL whole blood from a Lavender top tube. Yellow ACD A or B tubes are also acceptable.
Minimum Spec:    1.5 mL
Transport Temp:    Refrigerated
Spec Stability:    Stable 7 days refrigerated.
Ref Lab/Code:    ARUP 2009033
  Method:    Southern Blot/Polymerase Chain Reaction
Processing Info:    Send also Patient History Form for Molecular Genetic Testing