Dyskeratosis Congenita Report


Dyskeratosis Congenita

The mutations underlying Dyskeratosis congenita alter proteins involved in the maintenance of telomeres, the ends of chromosomes. Due to these alterations, telomeres shorten with each cell division, making the cells more vulnerable to apoptosis. This phenomenon particularly affects cells in active proliferation, such as those of the marrow and epithelia, with the consequent manifestation of the typical symptoms of DC.

More than 10 genes analyzed

It is recommended if:

For those with a suspected diagnosis of DC or to know your genetic risk if you have a positive family history of the condition

List of main conditions:

  • Dyskeratosis Congenita
  • Available in less than 24 hours
  • Based on Whole Genome Sequencing
  • Investigates SNP and Indel mutations up to 150 bp


How will my data be used?

Your data is yours. Which is why we have developed proprietary software linked to a dedicated platform, the Genome Manager, to provide you with unique access to your data whenever you want, wherever you are.

How can my doctor use the results?

You will be provided with a digital version of the raw data and reports. Thanks to these in-depth tools, you will be able to share your preferred information with your geneticist and/or doctor to indicate and plan the healthiest course for you. 

How will I receive my reports?

The first thing to do when you receive your kit is to register it on your Genome Manager account. Dante's proprietary platform will keep you up-to-date on all stages of your genetic journey, providing you with the real-time status of your sample and where you can download your free report and raw data* at any time.

*Raw data will be available free of charge for the first 30 days after release.

How can I add other reports to my account?

At any time, you can log into your Genome Manager account and visit the Shop section. Here you will find a catalog with more than 150 additional reports dedicated to all areas of health. In addition, by subscribing to our newsletter you can always see new reports and panel updates.

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