EIF2B1

OMIMHGNC

Synonym(s): EIF-2Balpha, EIF-2B, EIF2BA, EIF2B

Locus: 12q24.31

Protein: Translation initiation factor eIF-2B subunit alpha

 

Disorders

Tests

Test Type
Molecular (61)
Multi-Gene Panel (48)
Multi-Method Panel (24)
Test Method
Del/Dup (CNV) (24)
Methylation Analysis (1)
Mutation Scanning of Entire Coding Region (4)
Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) (11)
Repeat Expansion / Contraction (2)
Sequencing, Next Gen (45)
Prenatal/Carrier
Prenatal (25)
Carrier (29)
Lab Location
Spain(7)
Portugal(2)
Canada(9)
USA(29)
Germany(6)
Poland(4)
Austria(2)
Finland(2)
 
TAT: 10 weeks
price: contact lab
Childhood Ataxia with Central Nervous System Hypomyelination: EIF2B1-EIF2B5 Gene Sequencing Panel
method(s):
EGL Genetic Diagnostics, Molecular Genetics Laboratory - Tucker, GA, USA
TAT: 4-5 weeks
price: contact lab
Childhood Ataxia with Central Nervous System Hypomyelination: EIF2B1-EIF2B5 Gene Deletion/Duplication Panel
method(s):
EGL Genetic Diagnostics, Molecular Genetics Laboratory - Tucker, GA, USA
TAT: 4-5 weeks
price: contact lab
Childhood Ataxia with Central Nervous System Hypomyelination: EIF2B1 Gene Sequencing
method(s):
EGL Genetic Diagnostics, Molecular Genetics Laboratory - Tucker, GA, USA
TAT: 4-5 weeks
price: contact lab
Childhood Ataxia with Central Nervous System Hypomyelination: EIF2B1 Gene Deletion/Duplication
method(s):
EGL Genetic Diagnostics, Molecular Genetics Laboratory - Tucker, GA, USA
TAT: 7-8 weeks
price: contact lab
Sanger sequencing of the EIF2B1 gene
method(s): ◦ Mutation Scanning of Entire Coding Region ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
Sistemas Genomicos, Medical Genetics Unit - Paterna, Spain
TAT: 12-13 weeks
price: contact lab
NGS of 55 genes: SOD1, TARDBP, TMEM67, VAPB, VLDLR. ABCB7, ABHD12, ADCK3, ALS2, ANG, ATCAY, ATM, ATR, CA8, CEP290, C10orf2, COQ2, COQ9, CYP27A1, DNAJC19, EIF2B1, EIF2B2, EIF2B3, EIF2B4, EIF2B5, FIG4, FLVCR1, FMR1, FUS, GJC2, GPR56, HSPD1, ITM2B, KCNJ10, K
method(s): ◦ Mutation Scanning of Entire Coding Region ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Sistemas Genomicos, Medical Genetics Unit - Paterna, Spain
TAT: 7-8 weeks
price: contact lab
NGS of 5 genes: EIF2B1, EIF2B2, EIF2B3, EIF2B4, EIF2B5.
method(s): ◦ Mutation Scanning of Entire Coding Region ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Sistemas Genomicos, Medical Genetics Unit - Paterna, Spain
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: 8-10 weeks
price: contact lab
Ataxia Exome Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
University of Chicago, Genetic Services Laboratory - Chicago, IL, USA
Leukoencephalopathy with Vanishing White Matter, Sequencing EIF2B1 Gene
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
Reference Laboratory Genetics - Hospitalet de Llobregat, Spain
Leukoencephalopathy with Vanishing White Matter , Panel Sequencing (EIF2B1, EIFB5, EIFB2, EIFB3, EIFB4) Genes
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Reference Laboratory Genetics - Hospitalet de Llobregat, Spain
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
Comprehensive Panel: Developmental Delay, Intellectual Disability, Autism Spectrum Disorders
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Genomic Laboratory of the DNA Research Center LTD (Centrum Badań DNA sp z o.o.) - Poznań, Poland
Leukoencephalopathy with vanishing white matter (sequence analysis of EIF2B1 gene)
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
CGC Genetics - Porto, Portugal
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
Ataxia and Differential Diagnoses Panel
method(s): ◦ Repeat Expansion / Contraction ◦ 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
Leukoencephalopathy with vanishing white matter (NGS panel for 5 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
Childhood Ataxia with Central Nervous System Hypomyelination: EIF2B1-EIF2B5 Gene Deletion/Duplication Panel
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) 
CEN4GEN Institute for Genomics and Molecular Diagnostics - Edmonton, Canada
Childhood Ataxia with Central Nervous System Hypomyelination: EIF2B1-EIF2B5 Gene Sequencing Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
CEN4GEN Institute for Genomics and Molecular Diagnostics - Edmonton, Canada
Childhood Ataxia with Central Nervous System Hypomyelination: EIF2B1 Gene Deletion/Duplication
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) 
CEN4GEN Institute for Genomics and Molecular Diagnostics - Edmonton, Canada
Childhood Ataxia with Central Nervous System Hypomyelination: EIF2B1 Gene Sequencing
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
CEN4GEN Institute for Genomics and Molecular Diagnostics - Edmonton, Canada
TAT: 8-10 weeks
price: contact lab
Comprehensive Neurogenetics Panel (290 genes)
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Sherbrooke Genomic Medicine - Sherbrooke, Canada
TAT: 2 weeks
price: contact lab
EIF2B1 Full Gene Sequencing Analysis
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
MNG Laboratories (Medical Neurogenetics, LLC.) - Atlanta, GA, 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; 104 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
Epileptic Encephalopathy (NextGen Sequencing Panel and Copy Number Analysis; 122 Genes)
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
MNG Laboratories (Medical Neurogenetics, LLC.) - Atlanta, GA, USA
TAT: 2-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Comprehensive Intellectual Disability (NextGen Sequencing Panel and Copy Number Analysis; 733 Genes)
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
MNG Laboratories (Medical Neurogenetics, LLC.) - Atlanta, GA, USA
TAT: 2-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Syndromic Intellectual Disability (NextGen Sequencing Panel and Copy Number Analysis; 577 genes)
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
MNG Laboratories (Medical Neurogenetics, LLC.) - Atlanta, GA, USA
TAT: 2 weeks
price: contact lab
Vanishing White Matter Disease Full Gene Sequencing Analysis Panel (5 genes)
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
MNG Laboratories (Medical Neurogenetics, LLC.) - Atlanta, GA, USA
TAT: 2-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Macrocephaly and Overgrowth Syndromes (NextGen Sequencing Panel and Copy Number Analysis; 114 Genes)
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
TAT: 2-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Vanishing White Matter, Dysmyelinating, and Hypomyelinating Leukodystrophy (NextGen Sequencing Panel and Copy Number Analysis; 62 genes)
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
MNG Laboratories (Medical Neurogenetics, LLC.) - Atlanta, GA, USA
TAT: 4-5 Weeks
price: contact lab
EIF2B1
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: 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: 3-4 weeks
price: $690.00
Leukoencephalopathy with Vanishing White Matter and Ovarioleukodystrophy via the EIF2B1 Gene
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) 
PreventionGenetics (Prevention Genetics), Clinical DNA Testing and DNA Banking - Marshfield, WI, USA
TAT: 3-4 weeks
price: $840.00
Leukoencephalopathy with Vanishing White Matter and Ovarioleukodystrophy Deletion/Duplication Panel
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) 
PreventionGenetics (Prevention Genetics), Clinical DNA Testing and DNA Banking - Marshfield, WI, USA
TAT: 2-3 weeks
price: $650.00
Leukoencephalopathy with Vanishing White Matter and Ovarioleukodystrophy via the EIF2B1 Gene
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
PreventionGenetics (Prevention Genetics), Clinical DNA Testing and DNA Banking - Marshfield, WI, USA
TAT: 3-5 weeks
price: $1,440.00
Leukoencephalopathy with Vanishing White Matter and Ovarioleukodystrophy Sequencing Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
PreventionGenetics (Prevention Genetics), Clinical DNA Testing and DNA Banking - Marshfield, WI, USA
Leukoencephalopathy (Leukenzephalopathie)
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Praxis fuer Humangenetik Wien - Vienna, Austria
Metachromatic Leukodystrophy (Metachromatische Leukodystrophie)
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Praxis fuer Humangenetik Wien - Vienna, Austria
TAT: 8-10 weeks
price: contact lab
Progressive and non-progressive ataxia
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Sherbrooke Genomic Medicine - Sherbrooke, Canada
TAT: 8-10 weeks
price: contact lab
Dystonia panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Sherbrooke Genomic Medicine - Sherbrooke, Canada
TAT: 8-10 weeks
price: contact lab
Developmental regression/dementia/psychosis panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Sherbrooke Genomic Medicine - Sherbrooke, Canada
TAT: 8-10 weeks
price: contact lab
Leukodystrophy panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Sherbrooke Genomic Medicine - Sherbrooke, Canada
TAT: ~2 weeks
price: contact lab
Leukoencephalopathy with vanishing white matter
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) 
Centogene AG, Rare Disease Company - Rostock, Germany
TAT: 2-3 weeks
price: contact lab
CentoICU Platinum
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Centogene AG, Rare Disease Company - Rostock, Germany
TAT: 3-5 weeks
price: $2,240.00
Disorders of Sex Development and Infertility Sequencing Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
PreventionGenetics (Prevention Genetics), Clinical DNA Testing and DNA Banking - Marshfield, WI, USA
TAT: 3-4 weeks
price: $1,670.00
Disorders of Sex Development and Infertility Deletion/Duplication Panel
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) 
PreventionGenetics (Prevention Genetics), Clinical DNA Testing and DNA Banking - Marshfield, WI, USA
TAT: 3-5 weeks
price: $1,990.00
Female Infertility Sequencing Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
PreventionGenetics (Prevention Genetics), Clinical DNA Testing and DNA Banking - Marshfield, WI, USA
TAT: 3-4 weeks
price: $1,670.00
Female Infertility Deletion/Duplication Panel
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) 
PreventionGenetics (Prevention Genetics), Clinical DNA Testing and DNA Banking - Marshfield, WI, USA
TAT: 4-5 weeks
price: contact lab
Leukodystrophy and peroxisome biogenesis disorders panel
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Centogene AG, Rare Disease Company - Rostock, Germany
TAT: 3-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Comprehensive Epilepsy Panel
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Blueprint Genetics, Helsinki - Helsinki, Finland
TAT: 3-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Leukodystrophy and Leukoencephalopathy Panel
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Blueprint Genetics, Helsinki - Helsinki, Finland
TAT: 3-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Comprehensive Epilepsy Panel
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Blueprint Genetics, San Francisco - San Francisco, CA, USA
TAT: 3-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Leukodystrophy and Leukoencephalopathy Panel
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Blueprint Genetics, San Francisco - San Francisco, CA, USA
TAT: 2-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Comprehensive Intellectual Disability (NextGen Sequencing Panel and Copy Number Analysis; 733 Genes + Fragile X Repeat Expansion and Methylation)
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Methylation Analysis ◦ Repeat Expansion / Contraction ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
MNG Laboratories (Medical Neurogenetics, LLC.) - Atlanta, GA, USA