Methylation Analysis of chromosome 14 and 15

Test description

Methylation Analysis (of chromosomes 14 and 15) is performed to detect imprinting abnormalities that can occur on these chromosomes. Imprinting disorders include:

Test details

Methylation analysis is used to detect and identify the parental origin of deletions, uniparental disomy (UPD) and methylation defects occurring in the imprinted promoter regions of chromosomes 14 (MEG3/GTL2) & 15 (SNRPN).