Diagnostic and presymptomatic testing for individuals with a clinical suspicion for or a family history of Alzheimer’s disease diagnosed before age 65.
Massively Parallel Sequencing
Lavender (K2 or K3EDTA) or Yellow (ACD Solution A or B). Peripheral blood required.
Transport 3 mL whole blood. (Min: 1 mL)
Ambient: 72 hours; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: Unacceptable
Refer to report.
This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by ARUP Laboratories. It has not been cleared or approved by the US Food and Drug Administration. This test was performed in a CLIA certified laboratory and is intended for clinical purposes.
Counseling and informed consent are recommended for genetic testing. Consent forms are available online.
Laboratory Developed Test (LDT)
Genes tested: APP, PSEN1, PSEN2
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
- familial Alzheimer's disease (FAD)
- presenile dementia