FFTRO - Overview: Trofile DNA Co-Receptor Tropism Assay

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Test ID: FFTRO    
Trofile DNA Co-Receptor Tropism Assay

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

To determine the co-receptor tropism (CCR5, CXCR4, or dual/mixed) of a patient's HIV-1 strain for selection of CCR5 co-receptor antagonist therapy, when patient's HIV-1 viral load is <1,000 copies/mL.

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

CD4 cell culture assay for phenotypic recombinant-virus co-receptor tropism.

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Trofile DNA Phenotypic Corecept Tro

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

CCR5, CXCR4, CR5 FORWARD
Chemokine co-receptor FORWARD
Selzentry, Maraviroc FORWARD
Trofile DNA FORWARD
Tropism DNA FORWARD
Tropotype DNA FORWARD
FTROF