MLH3Z - Overview: MLH3 Gene, Full Gene Analysis

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: MLH3Z    
MLH3 Gene, Full Gene Analysis

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

Testing for mutations in all 12 exons of the MLH3 gene

Additional Tests Lists test(s) that are always performed, at an additional charge, with the initial test(s)

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
COLABHereditary Colon Cancer CGH ArrayYes, (order FMTT)Yes

Testing Algorithm Delineates situation(s) when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

When this test is ordered, comparative genomic hybridization will always be performed at an additional charge.

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) Amplification Followed by DNA Sequencing and Gene Dosage Analysis by Array Comparative Genomic Hybridization (aCGH) (PCR is utilized pursuant to a license agreement with Roche Molecular Systems, Inc.)

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

Conditional

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

MLH3 Gene, Full Gene Analysis

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

Hereditary colorectal cancer
MLH3
MLH3S