Familial Hypercholesterolemia Panel

This product is only meant for customers who already purchased a Dante Genome Test

Familial hypercholesterolaemia is a hereditary condition characterised by high levels of cholesterol in the blood. Excess of cholesterol significantly increases the risk of developing heart disease, even at a young age.
Individuals who have symptoms of Familial Hypercholesterolemia or a family history of the condition. This may include individuals with very high levels of low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol in their blood, fatty deposits around the body (xanthomas), cholesterol deposits on the eyelid (xanthelasmas) and tendonitis.

The analysis takes into consideration the mutation of germline DNA, it investigates SNP and Indel mutations up to 150 bp.

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

List of main conditions:
  • Hypercholesterolemia, familial, 1
  • Hypercholesterolemia, familial, 2
  • Hypercholesterolemia, familial, 3
  • Hypercholesterolemia, familial, 4

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