What is Carrier Screening?
What is a Carrier?
How is Carrier Screening Performed?
- Talk to your doctor to determine which screening panel is right for you
- Place order on-line or through your ordering physician (provide information for insurance billing or payment for patient-pay price)
- Receive kit
- Obtain ordering physician signature and provide informed consent
- Collect specimen (using kit and instructions provided)
- Ship to Baby Genes using included return shipping label and materials
- Lab processes sample, generates data and final results
- Results will be provided to your ordering physician
Expanded Carrier Screening109 Genes covering over 100 associated conditions to include Cystic Fibrosis, Spinal Muscular Atrophy and Fragile X.
Test Code 3105
Basic Carrier ScreeningThree conditions recommended by ACOG for reproductive eligible women. Cystic Fibrosis, Spinal Muscular Atrophy and Fragile X.
Test Code 3110
Ashkenaki Jewish Screen
Targeted mutations covering thirteen diseases common in the Ashkenazi Jewish population.
Test Code 3104
Cystic Fibrosis Carrier ScreeningFull exonic sequencing of the CFTR gene to cover as many mutations as possible. Targeted Copy Number is also performed.
Test Code 3102
Spinal Muscular Atrophy ScreeningNext-Generation Sequencing of the SMN1 gene to determine exon 7/8 deletion status as well as the silent carrier (2+0) allele.
Test Code 3103
Fragile X Carrier ScreeningPCR-based assay to determine the CGG repeats in the FMR1 gene.
Test Code 3101
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