Neurogenetics Department

Services

The Neurogenetics Department provides diagnostic services for neurogenetic and other hereditary diseases prevalent in Cyprus and neighbouring countries. These include mutation detection, linkage analysis, carrier detection and prenatal diagnosis of:

Familial amyloidotic polyneuropathy, Huntington's disease, Friedreich's ataxia, Spinocerebellar ataxias, Charcot-Marie-Tooth polyneuropathies, Spinal muscular atrophy,  Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy,  Myotonic dystrophy,  Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis.  The department has created and is in charge of the genetic registry of the Institute. The staff works closely with clinical neurologists, neuropathologists and neurophysiologists.

List of Services

Molecular diagnostic testing for the following diseases is offered: Amyloidosis (FAP) Huntington disease (HD) Ataxia (FRDA, APTX, SCA Panel, SCA1, ...

Submitting Samples

Each sample should be accompanied by a completed and signed "Request for DNA diagnostic tests" form and a signed Informed Consent Form.  The ...

Πληροφορίες για ‘Μοριακή γενετική διάγνωση για μυοκαρδιοπάθειες με τεχνολογίες υψηλής απόδοσης – NGS’

Μοριακή γενετική διάγνωση για ΜΥΟΚΑΡΔΙΟΠΑΘΕΙΕΣ με τεχνολογίες υψηλής απόδοσης – NGS Περισσότερες πληροφορίες για τα γονίδια που καλύπτονται από ...

Accreditation

The Neurogenetics Department was accredited on 20th June 2014 according to the International Organization for Standardization (ISO 15189) by the Cyprus ...

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