MECPZ - Overview: MECP2 Gene, Full Gene Analysis

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: MECPZ    
MECP2 Gene, Full Gene Analysis

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

Diagnosis of Rett syndrome or other MECP2-related disorders

Special Instructions and Forms Library of PDFs including pertinent information and consent forms, specimen collection and preparation information, test algorithms, and other information pertinent to test

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

Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Followed by DNA Sequence Analysis and Gene Dosage Analysis by Multiplex Ligation-Dependent Probe Amplification (MLPA)

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


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

MECP2 Gene, Full Gene Analysis

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

MECP2 Duplication Syndrome
Methyl-CpG-Binding Protein 2
Rett Syndrome