RiskCOLON is the most complete test to know the hereditary risk of Colorectal Cancer currently available in the marke, since it analyzes all the mutations of 16 genes closely related to this type of cancer.
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RiskCOLON captures and direct sequences all the genomic regions for 16 genes, using modern Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) techniques in combination with more classical approaches of molecular genetics.
Through RiskCOLON, it is possible to detect point mutations in exons, deep intronic regions (up to 45bb) and in untranslated regulatory regions of the genes, as well as some structural variants.
The whole list of genes that RiskCOLON check is:
- APC, BMPR1A, CDH1, CHEK2, EPCAM, MLH1, MSH2, MSH6, MUTYH, PMS2, POLD1, POLE, PTEN, SMAD4, STK11 and TP53.
Indications for use for RiskCOLON
RiskCOLON is indicated to detect 16 gene mutations related to hereditary Colorectal Cancer for complete study.
Moreover, unlike BIOPROGNOS’ tests to help in diagnosis (such as OncoBREAST Dx, OncoLUNG Dx, OncoOVARIAN Dx, OncoPROSTATE Dx or OncoCUP Dx), RiskCOLON does not need a receipt or prescription.
How to get tested
Once the purchase process is completed through this web page, you will receive a Saliva Kit at your home to take a sample of your saliva.
Once you receive our Saliva Kit, please just follow the instructions included and send us again with already postage paid.
After about 20 business days (depending on your location), RiskCOLON results will be sent by email to the email provided during the purchase process.
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