Test Catalog

Test ID: DRD3    
Dopamine Receptor D3 Genotype, Whole Blood

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

Predicting the likelihood of change in negative symptoms among patients with schizophrenia during risperidone therapy

 

Predicting the response of children with autism to risperidone therapy

 

Predicting the likelihood of gastrointestinal symptoms among patients with Parkinson disease treated with levodopa

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

 

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

Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Amplification with Allele-Specific Primer Extension (ASPE)

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

DRD3 Genotype

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

D3
Dopamine
Dopamine D3 Receptor
Dopamine Receptor Type 3
DRD3
DRD3 Ser9Gly