UNIPARENTAL DISOMY (UPD) FOR CHROMOSOMES 6, 7, 14, 15 ONLY - (B)
Test Code: MD
Uniparental disomy studies are done for chromosomes 6, 7, 14 and 15 only. Parental bloods are required for analysis (2 - EDTA 4 mL tubes).
Blood: 8.0 mL
Pediatric Blood: 3.0 mL
Specimen must be kept at room temperature. Pediatric volume for infants only.
An interpretive report will be sent.
Within 12 Weeks
Do NOT centrifuge. Specimen is forwarded to Health Sciences Centre - MS5 for analysis. Store and ship specimens at room temperature. Specimens sent for Molecular tests are not to be used for other tests (ie. CBC).