Huntington Disease is a disorder which has progressive effects on motor, cognitive, and psychiatric disturbances. While the direct causes are not yet know, the mean age of onset is 35 to 44 years. Possibly correlated causes include modified repeat length, epigenetic influences, and possibly environmental influences.
The Adellgene® Huntington Disease CAG is a Real-Time PCR assay for detection of the allele of the IT15 gene contains CAG repeats.
-Detection of normal, premutated and mutated alleles.
-CAG+CCG kit available to confirm possible homozygosity of the sample.
This assay is available in 16 tests size.