HIF2A - Overview: Hypoxia-Inducible Factor Alpha (EPAS1/HIF2A) Gene, Exons 9 and 12 Sequencing

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: HIF2A    
Hypoxia-Inducible Factor Alpha (EPAS1/HIF2A) Gene, Exons 9 and 12 Sequencing

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

The definitive evaluation of an individual with JAK2-negative erythrocytosis associated with lifelong sustained increased RBC mass, elevated RBC count, hemoglobin, or hematocrit

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

Only orderable as part of a profile. For more information see HEMP / Hereditary Erythrocytosis Mutations.

 

Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Amplification/Sanger Sequence Analysis

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

HIF2A Gene, Mutation Analysis, B

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

EPAS1