RiskGYNE is our more complete BRCA test that check for BRCA1 and BRCA2 gene mutations related to hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer, as well as of 22 other genes closely related also to these two types of cancer and also with Uterine Cancer.
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RiskGYNE captures and direct sequences all the genomic regions for 24 genes, using modern Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) techniques in combination with more classical approaches of molecular genetics.
Through RiskGYNE, 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 RiskGYNE check is:
- ATM, BARD1, BRCA1, BRCA2, BRIP1, CDH1, CHEK2, EPCAM, MLH1, MRE11A, MSH2, MSH6, MUTYH, NBN, NF1, PALB2, PMS2, POLD1, PTEN, RAD50, RAD51C, RAD51D, STK11 and TP53.
Indications for use for RiskGYNE
RiskGYNE is indicated to detect both BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations as well as other 22 gene mutations related to hereditary Breast, Ovarian and Uterine Cancer for a complete gynecological study.
Moreover, unlike BIOPROGNOS’ tests to help in diagnosis (such as OncoBREAST Dx, OncoLUNG Dx, OncoOVARIAN Dx, OncoPROSTATE Dx or OncoCUP Dx), RiskGYNE 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), RiskGYNE results will be sent by email to the email provided during the purchase process.
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