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Test ID: HOXB1    
HOXB13 Mutation Analysis (G84E)

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


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

Determining whether the clinical phenotype of prostate cancer is due to the G84E mutation in the HOXB13 gene in the affected individual


Predictive testing and familial risk assessment when the G84E mutation in the HOXB13 gene has been identified in an affected family member

Special Instructions and Forms Describes specimen collection and preparation information, test algorithms, and other information pertinent to test. Also includes pertinent information and consent forms to be used when requesting a particular test

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

Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)/DNA Sequencing

(PCR is utilized pursuant to a license agreement with Roche Molecular Systems, Inc.)

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

HOXB13 Mutation Analysis (G84E)

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

Prostate Cancer