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Dentatorubral-Pallidoluysian Atrophy (DRPLA)

Dentatorubral-Pallidoluysian Atrophy (DRPLA)

TESTING STRATEGY

Detection of pathological expansion by PCR analysis of the ATN1(DRPLA) gene.

Pre-symptomatic testing only carried out for patients referred by clinical genetics.

SAMPLE REQUIREMENTS & REPORTING TIME

5-10ml blood in EDTA, or DNA

2 weeks

FURTHER INFORMATION / LINKS

Gene Reviews DRPLA