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ELK1 Gene Mental retardation non-syndromic Genetic Test

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The ELK1 Gene Mental Retardation Non-Syndromic Genetic Test is a specialized diagnostic assessment designed to identify mutations in the ELK1 gene, which have been associated with non-syndromic mental retardation. This form of mental retardation does not present with the additional physical or behavioral characteristics that are often associated with other genetic syndromes. The test aims to provide crucial information for the diagnosis and potential management of individuals with intellectual disabilities that may be linked to genetic abnormalities in the ELK1 gene.

Performed at DNA Labs UAE, a leading facility in genetic testing, this test ensures accuracy and confidentiality in handling patient samples. With a cost of 4400 AED, the test is accessible for those who seek a deeper understanding of their genetic makeup, especially for families with a history of non-syndromic mental retardation. By identifying specific genetic mutations, healthcare providers can offer more personalized care plans and support for affected individuals and their families.

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ELK1 Gene Mental Retardation Non-Syndromic Genetic Test

Test Name: ELK1 Gene Mental Retardation Non-Syndromic Genetic Test

Components: Blood or Extracted DNA or One drop Blood on FTA Card

Price: 4400.0 AED

Sample Condition: Blood or Extracted DNA or One drop Blood on FTA Card

Report Delivery: 3 to 4 Weeks

Method: NGS Technology

Test Type: Neurological Disorders

Doctor: Neurologist

Test Department: Genetics

Pre Test Information: Clinical History of Patient who is going for ELK1 Gene Mental Retardation Non-Syndromic NGS Genetic DNA Test. A Genetic Counselling session to draw a pedigree chart of family members affected with ELK1 Gene Mental Retardation Non-Syndromic.

Test Details: The ELK1 gene is a protein-coding gene that plays a role in the development and function of the central nervous system. Mutations or variations in the ELK1 gene have been associated with non-syndromic mental retardation, a condition characterized by below-average intellectual functioning and adaptive behavior.

NGS (Next-Generation Sequencing) genetic testing is a technique used to analyze multiple genes simultaneously and identify variations or mutations that may be associated with a particular condition. In the case of mental retardation, NGS genetic testing can be used to identify mutations or variations in the ELK1 gene that may be contributing to the condition.

NGS genetic testing involves sequencing the DNA of an individual and comparing it to a reference genome. This allows for the identification of specific variations or mutations in the ELK1 gene that may be associated with mental retardation. This information can then be used for diagnosis, genetic counseling, and potentially guiding treatment options.

It is important to note that while mutations or variations in the ELK1 gene have been linked to mental retardation, it is not the sole cause of the condition. Mental retardation is a complex disorder with multiple genetic and environmental factors involved. NGS genetic testing can provide valuable information, but it is often used in conjunction with other clinical assessments and tests to determine the underlying cause of mental retardation.

Test Name ELK1 Gene Mental retardation non-syndromic Genetic Test
Components
Price 4400.0 AED
Sample Condition Blood or Extracted DNA or One drop Blood on FTA Card o
Report Delivery 3 to 4 Weeks
Method NGS Technology
Test type Neurological Disorders
Doctor Neurologist
Test Department: Genetics
Pre Test Information Clinical History of Patient who is going for ELK1 Gene Mental retardation non-syndromic NGS Genetic DNA Test A Genetic Counselling session to draw a pedigree chart of family members affected with ELK1 Gene Mental retardation non-syndromic
Test Details

ELK1 gene is a protein-coding gene that plays a role in the development and function of the central nervous system. Mutations or variations in the ELK1 gene have been associated with non-syndromic mental retardation, a condition characterized by below-average intellectual functioning and adaptive behavior.

NGS (Next-Generation Sequencing) genetic testing is a technique used to analyze multiple genes simultaneously and identify variations or mutations that may be associated with a particular condition. In the case of mental retardation, NGS genetic testing can be used to identify mutations or variations in the ELK1 gene that may be contributing to the condition.

NGS genetic testing involves sequencing the DNA of an individual and comparing it to a reference genome. This allows for the identification of specific variations or mutations in the ELK1 gene that may be associated with mental retardation. This information can then be used for diagnosis, genetic counseling, and potentially guiding treatment options.

It is important to note that while mutations or variations in the ELK1 gene have been linked to mental retardation, it is not the sole cause of the condition. Mental retardation is a complex disorder with multiple genetic and environmental factors involved. NGS genetic testing can provide valuable information, but it is often used in conjunction with other clinical assessments and tests to determine the underlying cause of mental retardation.