Table 3

Survey of services available for DMD/BMD point mutations

Laboratory

Pricing

TAT

comments


Athena Dx Worcester, MA

$5070.00

6-8 weeks


City of Hope Los Angeles, CA

$1860.00

10 weeks


Emory Univ. Atlanta, GA

$2313.00

4-6 weeks

Resequencing array


CHB*

$3634.00

6-8 weeks


U. of Utah

$1175.00

6 weeks

Negative -del/dup testing required


Data gathered from GeneTests http://www.genetests.org webcite and telephone survey of available services for DMD/BMD point mutation testing. *Children's Hospital Boston current testing based on DHPLC method, UCDS not yet priced

(Note that the survey was done in April, 2009 and the services fortunately are constantly being expanded and improved.)

Bennett et al. BMC Genetics 2009 10:66   doi:10.1186/1471-2156-10-66

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