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Test ID: APOL1    
APOL1 Genotype, Varies

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

Determining an individual’s APOL1 genotype

 

This test is not useful for clinical management of individuals with APOL1 risk genotypes.

 

This test alone is not useful for determining eligibility for donation or receipt of kidney allografts. (12). 

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

Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) with Allelic Discrimination Analysis

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

Yes

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

APOL1 Genotype, V

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

G2
G1
ESRD
End-stage renal disease
CKD
Chronic kidney disease
APOL1
Apolipoprotein L1