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GUTHRIE TEST


Price:  £179.00
Discounted Price:  £149.00    view our pricing policy
 

A Guthrie test is a blood test which is carried out on newborn babies. The test is used to detect an inherited genetic disorder called phenylketonuria.

The disorder is caused by a defect in the metabolic pathway which breaks down the amino acid phenylalanine. If untreated, phenylketonuria can cause severe intellectual disability, and early detection via this test is vital.


A Guthrie test is also used to screen for other diseases in addition to phenylketonuria. Additional conditions that may be tested for include cystic fibrosis, congenital hypothyroidism, and sickle cell anaemia.


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Guthrie Test


Turnaround Time:  9 working days after receipt of sample.
Samples: Blood
Special Instructions:  Please contact us prior to purchasing this test.
Price:  £179.00
Discounted Price:  £149.00    view our pricing policy


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