Test Catalog

Test ID: AGXTG    
Alanine:Glyoxylate Aminotransferase (AGXT) Mutation Analysis (G170R), Blood

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Identifying patients with the pyridoxine responsive form of primary hyperoxaluria type 1 (PH1)


Determining the presence of the Gly170Arg (G170R) mutation in the AGXT gene


Carrier testing of at-risk family members

Genetics Test Information Provides information that may help with selection of the correct genetic test or proper submission of the test request

Detects Gly170Arg mutation associated with assessment of pyridoxine responsiveness only.

Special Instructions Library of PDFs including pertinent information and forms related to the test

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Direct Mutation Analysis by Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

AGXT Mutation Analysis (G170R)

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

PH1 (Primary Hyperoxaluria Type 1)