DRPLA GENE ANALYSIS

Dentatorubral-pallidoluysian atrophy (DRPLA) is an autosomal dominant spinocerebellar degeneration caused by an expansion of a CAG repeat encoding a polyglutamine tract in the atrophin-1 protein.It is also known as Haw River Syndrome and Naito-Oyanagi disease. It is characterized by ataxia, choreoathetosis, dementia, and psychiatric disturbance in adults and ataxia, myoclonus, seizures, and progressive intellectual deterioration in children.

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  • Pre-test Information:
    No Special preparation required
  • Report Delivery:
    Sample by Mon 11 am; Report 12 days
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