Common Gamma Chain Expression :Diagnostic


Description

Mutation in cytokine receptor common gamma chain

Also known as

X-linked T-B+ SCID


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Additional information

A control sample is required. Samples that are suspected of deficiency or abnormal will be activated for genetic analysis.


Sending address

Immunology Department
Level 4, Camelia Botnar Laboratories
Great Ormond Street Hospital
Great Ormond Street
WC1N3JH

Laboratory service

Immunology


Sample requirements

1 ml EDTA


Reference range

Normal if >50% expression on lymphocytes


Turnaround time

7 days


Disease / group

X-linked SCID (T-B+NK-), common gamam chain SCID


Cost

Upon request


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