Spinal Muscular Atrophy – SMN Copy Number

Spinal Muscular Atrophy – SMN Copy Number

Purpose: To screen for SMN1 deletion causing Spinal Muscular Atrophy.
CPT Codes: 81401
Methodology: Gene copy number by Real-Time PCR
Turnaround Time: Prenatal Samples: 3 Days
Confirmation: 14 Days
Specimen: Blood
Forms: For all Neurogenetics and Mitochondrial Testing, the required Test Requisition and Consent Forms can be requested by email at PGMInquiry@cumc.columbia.edu or contact the Columbia University Laboratory of Personalized Genomic Medicine at (212)305-9706.