Genetic Testing Facilities

US:

Athena Diagnostics www.athenadiagnostics.com

Athena tests for SCN1A, SCN2A, GABRG2, and PCDH19 mutations that may cause Dravet syndrome or related spectrum.  Athena labs offers genetic counseling and a wide array of genetic epilepsy testing services. Consultation with genetic counselor is available to families.

LabCorp  www.labcorp.com

LabCorp tests for SCN1A mutations only

Transgenomics  www.transgenomic.com

Glasgow

Institute of Medical Genetics http://www.bpna.org.uk/SCN1Areferralform.pdf

Institute of Medical Genetics tests for SCN1A mutations only.

Australia

Genetic Technologies Inc  http://www.gtmedical.com.au/resource/Clinician_Epilepsy_broch2.pdf

Genetic Technologies Inc offers test for SCN1A mutations only.

Italy

Dr. Renzo Guerrini’s lab  http://www.epicureproject.eu/html/partners/aou.htm