Cystic Fibrosis DNA Testing
Find out if you carry a mutation in the CFTR gene
- A disease affecting the respiratory and digestive systems
- Approximately 1 in 25 Caucasians carry a mutation in the CFTR gene
- Simple mouth swab DNA test with results in 1 – 2 weeks
About Cystic Fibrosis
Over 1900 mutations have been identified in the CFTR gene and over 500 of these are known to contribute towards the symptoms of cystic fibrosis. Some mutations in the CFTR gene do not lead to disease, some mutations lead to mild symptoms that may not appear until adulthood.
About Cystic Fibrosis DNA Testing
What is the CFTR gene? How many mutations are identified in this DNA test? Does this test identify all mutations in the CFTR gene?
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Cystic Fibrosis FAQs
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