Test Catalog

Test ID: COMTV    
Catechol-O-Methyltransferase (COMT) Genotype, Varies

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

Prediction of response to nicotine replacement therapy for smoking cessation

 

Investigation of inhibitor dosing for decreasing levodopa metabolism

 

Research use for assessing estrogen metabolism

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

COMT Genotype

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

Catechol O-methyltransferase