Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics
Name
Angelman Syndrome

Synonyms
Chromosome 15 Methylation Analysis

CMH Lab Section
Molecular Genetics

Specimen Requirements
3-5 mL blood in lavender EDTA

Availability
Routine

Turn Around Time
2 weeks

Methodology
MS-MLPA (methylation sensitive multiple ligation probe assay)is used to detect copy number changes and methylation status of Chromosome 15

Ranges
See interpretative report

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