ASPA

OMIMHGNC

Synonym(s): ASP, ACY2

Locus: 17p13.2

Protein: Aspartoacylase

 

Disorders

Tests

Test Type
Molecular (87)
Multi-Gene Panel (63)
Multi-Method Panel (29)
Test Method
Del/Dup (CNV) (28)
Mutation Scanning of Select Exons (1)
Mutation Scanning of Entire Coding Region (1)
Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) (22)
Genotyping (Microarray, Beads, etc.) (13)
Repeat Expansion / Contraction (7)
Sequencing, Next Gen (60)
Prenatal/Carrier
Prenatal (26)
Carrier (53)
Lab Location
Estonia(1)
USA(39)
Czech Republic(1)
Poland(6)
Turkey(2)
Canada(13)
Spain(5)
Portugal(3)
Bulgaria(1)
Germany(10)
Korea, Republic of(1)
Finland(6)
 
TAT: 2-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Canavan Disease Test
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Ambry Genetics Corp, Ambry Genetics - Aliso Viejo, CA, USA
Aspartoacylase (ASPA) Deficiency Test
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
General University Hospital in Prague, Institute of Inherited Metabolic Disorders - Praha, Czech Republic
Ashkenazi Jewish Carrier Multi-Gene Panel
method(s): ◦ Genotyping (Microarray, Beads, etc.) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Asper Biotech Ltd., Asper Biotech - Tartu, Estonia
Ashkenazi Jewish Carrier Multi-Gene Panel
method(s): ◦ Genotyping (Microarray, Beads, etc.) 
bio.logis Center for Human Genetics - Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Ashkenazi Jewish Carrier Screening
method(s): ◦ Mutation Scanning of Select Exons 
BC Children's and BC Women's Hospitals, Molecular Genetics Laboratory - Vancouver, Canada
Canavan disease
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
Medical Genetics Center, Asan Medical Center - Seoul, Korea, Republic of
Canavan Disease Test (the ASPA gene - exons: 4,5)
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
GENESIS Center for Medical Genetics, Laboratory of Molecular Genetics - Poznan, Poland
TAT: 3-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Canavan Disease Mutation
method(s): ◦ Genotyping (Microarray, Beads, etc.) 
Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories - Houston, TX, USA
TAT: 3-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Canavan Disease Genetic Analysis (ASPA Gene)
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
Biyolojik Bilimler Arastirma Gelistirme ve Uretim AS, Duzen Laboratuvarlar Grubu - Istanbul, Turkey
TAT: 5-7 weeks
price: contact lab
Carrier Screening Panel: Ashkenazi Jewish
method(s):
Emory University School of Medicine, Emory Molecular Genetics Laboratory - Atlanta, GA, USA
TAT: 5-6 weeks
price: contact lab
Ashkenazi Jewish Carrier Screening Panel: DNA Only
method(s):
Emory University School of Medicine, Emory Molecular Genetics Laboratory - Atlanta, GA, USA
TAT: 4-6 weeks
price: contact lab
Ashkenazi Jewish Screening Panel
method(s): ◦ Genotyping (Microarray, Beads, etc.) 
Hospital for Sick Children, Genome Diagnostics Laboratory (formerly Molecular Genetics Laboratory) - Toronto, Canada
TAT: 4-6 weeks
price: contact lab
Canavan Disease (see Ashkenazi Jewish Screening Panel)
method(s): ◦ Genotyping (Microarray, Beads, etc.) 
Hospital for Sick Children, Genome Diagnostics Laboratory (formerly Molecular Genetics Laboratory) - Toronto, Canada
Ashkenazi Jewish Mutation Analysis Panel Without Cystic Fibrosis
method(s): ◦ Genotyping (Microarray, Beads, etc.) 
Mayo Clinic - Minnesota, Molecular Genetics Laboratory - Rochester, MN, USA
Canavan Disease Mutation
method(s): ◦ Genotyping (Microarray, Beads, etc.) 
Mayo Clinic - Minnesota, Molecular Genetics Laboratory - Rochester, MN, USA
TAT: 9-10 weeks
price: contact lab
NGS of 38 genes: ABCD1, ARSA,ASPA,CSF1R,EIF2B1 ,EIF2B2,EIF2B3,EIF2B4,EIF2B5,FAM126A,GALC,GFAP, GJ C2,HSPD1,MLC1,NOTCH3,PEX1,PEX2,PEX3,PEX5,PEX6,PEX7 ,PEX10,PEX12,PEX13,PEX14, PEX26,PLP1,POLR3A,PSAP,R NASEH2A,RNASEH2B,RNASEH2C,SAMHD1,SDHA,SOX10,SUMF1, TREX
method(s): ◦ Mutation Scanning of Entire Coding Region ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Sistemas Genomicos, Medical Genetics Unit - Paterna, Spain
TAT: 4-6 weeks
price: contact lab
epiSEEK® Comprehensive Sequence Analysis for Epilepsy and Seizure Disorders
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Courtagen Life Sciences, Courtagen Diagnostics Laboratory - Woburn, MA, USA
TAT: 4-6 weeks
price: contact lab
devACT Clinical Management Panel, Developmental Delay, Intellectual Disability, Autism Spectrum Disorders
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Courtagen Life Sciences, Courtagen Diagnostics Laboratory - Woburn, MA, USA
TAT: 4-5 weeks
price: contact lab
ASPA Del/Dup
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) 
GeneDx - Gaithersburg, MD, USA
TAT: 4-5 Weeks
price: contact lab
ASPA Gene Sequencing and Del/Dup
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) 
GeneDx - Gaithersburg, MD, USA
Canavan Disease, Sequencing ASPA Gene
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
Reference Laboratory Genetics - Hospitalet de Llobregat, Spain
TAT: 7-10 days
price: contact lab
Canavan Disease
method(s): ◦ Genotyping (Microarray, Beads, etc.) 
Recombine - Livingston, NJ, USA
TAT: 7-10 days
price: contact lab
Ashkenazi Jewish Diseases, 16 Genes
method(s): ◦ Genotyping (Microarray, Beads, etc.) 
ARUP Laboratories, Molecular Genetics Laboratory - Salt Lake City, UT, USA
TAT: 7-10 days
price: contact lab
Canavan Disease (ASPA), 4 Variants
method(s): ◦ Genotyping (Microarray, Beads, etc.) 
ARUP Laboratories, Molecular Genetics Laboratory - Salt Lake City, UT, USA
Inherited Disease Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Genomic Laboratory of the DNA Research Center LTD (Centrum Badań DNA sp z o.o.) - Poznań, Poland
Neurodegenerative Diseases Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Genomic Laboratory of the DNA Research Center LTD (Centrum Badań DNA sp z o.o.) - Poznań, Poland
Brain Development Disorders Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Genomic Laboratory of the DNA Research Center LTD (Centrum Badań DNA sp z o.o.) - Poznań, Poland
Epilepsy Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Genomic Laboratory of the DNA Research Center LTD (Centrum Badań DNA sp z o.o.) - Poznań, Poland
Canavan disease (sequence analysis of ASPA gene)
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
CGC Genetics - Porto, Portugal
Canavan disease (deletion/duplication analysis on ASPA gene)
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Genotyping (Microarray, Beads, etc.) 
CGC Genetics - Porto, Portugal
Canavan Disease, Deletions-Duplications (MLPA) ASPA Gene
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) 
Reference Laboratory Genetics - Hospitalet de Llobregat, Spain
TAT: 4-6 weeks
price: contact lab
LysoSEEK - Lysosomal Storage Disease Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Courtagen Life Sciences, Courtagen Diagnostics Laboratory - Woburn, MA, USA
Canavan Disease Test
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
Burc Molecular Genetics Laboratory - Istanbul, Turkey
TAT: 3-5 weeks
price: contact lab
Brain Malformations / Neuronal Migration Disorders
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
MGZ München, Medizinisch Genetisches Zentrum München - München, Germany
TAT: 3-5 weeks
price: contact lab
Macrocephaly
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
MGZ München, Medizinisch Genetisches Zentrum München - München, Germany
TAT: 3-5 weeks
price: contact lab
Syndromic Disorders
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
MGZ München, Medizinisch Genetisches Zentrum München - München, Germany
TAT: 3-5 weeks
price: contact lab
Severe Recessive Childhood Diseases
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
MGZ München, Medizinisch Genetisches Zentrum München - München, Germany
TAT: 2-3 weeks
price: contact lab
ASPA Prenatal Sequence Analysis (GeneAware)
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories - Houston, TX, USA
TAT: 4-6 weeks
price: contact lab
Macrocephaly Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
CeGaT GmbH - Tübingen, Germany
TAT: 4-6 weeks
price: contact lab
Leukodystrophy / Leukencephalopathy Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
CeGaT GmbH - Tübingen, Germany
TAT: 4-6 weeks
price: contact lab
Leukodystrophy / Leukencephalopathy and Differential Diagnoses Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
CeGaT GmbH - Tübingen, Germany
TAT: 7-10 days
price: contact lab
NewbornDx
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Parabase Genomics - Boston, MA, USA
Macrocephaly (NGS panel for 16 genes)
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
CGC Genetics - Porto, Portugal
Leukodystrophies, Panel Massive Sequencing (NGS) 58 genes
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Reference Laboratory Genetics - Hospitalet de Llobregat, Spain
Pan-Ethnic Carrier Screen: Gene Sequencing Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
CEN4GEN Institute for Genomics and Molecular Diagnostics - Edmonton, Canada
Pan-Ethnic Carrier Screen: Targeted Mutation Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
CEN4GEN Institute for Genomics and Molecular Diagnostics - Edmonton, Canada
Ashkenazi Jewish Carrier Screen: Gene Sequencing Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
CEN4GEN Institute for Genomics and Molecular Diagnostics - Edmonton, Canada
Ashkenazi Jewish Carrier Screen: Targeted Mutation Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
CEN4GEN Institute for Genomics and Molecular Diagnostics - Edmonton, Canada
Canavan Disease Test (ASPA)
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
GMDL Genica - Sofia, Bulgaria
Ashkenazi Jewish genetic disease panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Genomic Laboratory of the DNA Research Center LTD (Centrum Badań DNA sp z o.o.) - Poznań, Poland
TAT: 8-10 weeks
price: contact lab
Epilepsy Exome Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
University of Chicago, Genetic Services Laboratory - Chicago, IL, USA
Askenazi Jewish Carrier Multi-Gene Panel
method(s): ◦ Genotyping (Microarray, Beads, etc.) 
Integrated Genetics, Molecular Diagnostic Laboratory - Westborough, MA, USA
Canavan Disease Test
method(s): ◦ Genotyping (Microarray, Beads, etc.) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Integrated Genetics, Molecular Diagnostic Laboratory - Westborough, MA, USA
Pan-Ethnic Carrier Screen: Mutation and SMA Analysis
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
CEN4GEN Institute for Genomics and Molecular Diagnostics - Edmonton, Canada
Pan-Ethnic Carrier Screen: Full Gene Sequencing and SMA Analysis
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
CEN4GEN Institute for Genomics and Molecular Diagnostics - Edmonton, Canada
Inheritest NGS, Ashkenazi Jewish Ancestry Panel
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Repeat Expansion / Contraction ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Integrated Genetics, Molecular Diagnostic Laboratory - Westborough, MA, USA
Inheritest NGS, Society Guided Panel
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Repeat Expansion / Contraction ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Integrated Genetics, Molecular Diagnostic Laboratory - Westborough, MA, USA
TAT: 2-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Comprehensive Epilepsy (NextGen Sequencing Panel and Copy Number Analysis; 502 genes + mtDNA)
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
MNG Laboratories (Medical Neurogenetics, LLC.) - Atlanta, GA, USA
TAT: 2-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Comprehensive Leukodystrophy/Leukoencephalopathy (NextGen Sequencing Panel and Copy Number Analysis; 102 genes + mtDNA)
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
MNG Laboratories (Medical Neurogenetics, LLC.) - Atlanta, GA, USA
TAT: 2-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Non-Mitochondrial Leukodystrophy/Leukoencephalopathy (NextGen Sequencing Panel and Copy Number Analysis; 53 genes)
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
MNG Laboratories (Medical Neurogenetics, LLC.) - Atlanta, GA, USA
Macrocephaly, Panel Massive Sequencing (NGS) 16 Genes
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Reference Laboratory Genetics - Hospitalet de Llobregat, Spain
TAT: 4-5 Weeks
price: contact lab
ASPA
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) 
Fulgent Diagnostics - Temple City, CA, USA
TAT: 4-6 Weeks
price: contact lab
Leukoencephalopathy NGS Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) 
Fulgent Diagnostics - Temple City, CA, USA
TAT: 4-6 Weeks
price: contact lab
Lysosomal Disorders NGS Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) 
Fulgent Diagnostics - Temple City, CA, USA
TAT: 2-3 weeks
price: contact lab
Horizon 27 (Pan-ethnic Standard Panel)
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Repeat Expansion / Contraction ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Natera, Inc. - San Carlos, CA, USA
TAT: 2-3 weeks
price: contact lab
Horizon 106 (Comprehensive Jewish Panel)
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Repeat Expansion / Contraction ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Natera, Inc. - San Carlos, CA, USA
TAT: 2-3 weeks
price: contact lab
Horizon 274 (Pan-Ethnic Extended Panel)
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Repeat Expansion / Contraction ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Natera, Inc. - San Carlos, CA, USA
TAT: 3-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Comprehensive Epilepsy Panel
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Fulgent Diagnostics - Temple City, CA, USA
TAT: 4-6 weeks
price: contact lab
Leukodystrophy / Leukoencephalopathy Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
CeGaT GmbH - Tübingen, Germany
TAT: 2-3 weeks
price: contact lab
Horizon 137 (Pan-Ethnic Intermediate Panel)
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Repeat Expansion / Contraction ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Natera, Inc. - San Carlos, CA, USA
TAT: 3-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Comprehensive Epilepsy Panel
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Blueprint Genetics - Helsinki, Finland
TAT: 3-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Comprehensive Metabolism Panel
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Blueprint Genetics - Helsinki, Finland
TAT: 3-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Macrocephaly / Overgrowth Syndrome Panel
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Blueprint Genetics - Helsinki, Finland
TAT: 3-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Leukodystrophy and Leukoencephalopathy Panel
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Blueprint Genetics - Helsinki, Finland
TAT: 3-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Lysosomal Disorders and Mucopolysaccharidosis Panel
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Blueprint Genetics - Helsinki, Finland
TAT: 3-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Comprehensive Skeletal / Malformation Syndrome Panel
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Blueprint Genetics - Helsinki, Finland
TAT: 2-3 weeks
price: $680.00
Canavan Disease (Aspartoacylase Deficiency) via the ASPA Gene
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
PreventionGenetics (Prevention Genetics), Clinical DNA Testing and DNA Banking - Marshfield, WI, USA
TAT: ~2 weeks
price: contact lab
Canavan disease
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
Centogene AG, Rare Disease Company - Rostock, Germany
TAT: 2-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Family Prep Screen
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Repeat Expansion / Contraction ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Counsyl, Inc., Counsyl - South San Francisco, CA, USA
TAT: 1 week
price: contact lab
CEN4GEN rapid carrier screen: Full gene sequencing panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
CEN4GEN Institute for Genomics and Molecular Diagnostics - Edmonton, Canada
TAT: 1 week
price: contact lab
CEN4GEN rapid diagnostic screen: Full gene sequencing panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
CEN4GEN Institute for Genomics and Molecular Diagnostics - Edmonton, Canada
TAT: 1 week
price: contact lab
CEN4GEN rapid supplemental newborn screen: Full gene sequencing panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
CEN4GEN Institute for Genomics and Molecular Diagnostics - Edmonton, Canada
TAT: 1 week
price: contact lab
Canavan disease: Full gene sequencing (Rapid testing)
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
CEN4GEN Institute for Genomics and Molecular Diagnostics - Edmonton, Canada
TAT: 2-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Myoclonic Epilepsy (NextGen Sequencing Panel and Copy Number Analysis; 93 Genes)
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
MNG Laboratories (Medical Neurogenetics, LLC.) - Atlanta, GA, USA
TAT: 2-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Ashkenazi Jewish Carrier Screening
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
MNG Laboratories (Medical Neurogenetics, LLC.) - Atlanta, GA, USA
TAT: 2-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Pan-European Carrier Screening
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
MNG Laboratories (Medical Neurogenetics, LLC.) - Atlanta, GA, USA
TAT: 1-3 weeks
price: $1,500.00
Invitae Organic Acidemias Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) 
Invitae - San Francisco, CA, USA
TAT: 1-3 weeks
price: $1,500.00
Invitae Canavan Disease Test
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) 
Invitae - San Francisco, CA, USA