GALC

OMIMHGNC

Locus: 14q31.3

Protein: Galactocerebrosidase

 

Disorders

Tests

Test Type
Biochemical (3)
Molecular (93)
Multi-Gene Panel (67)
Multi-Method Panel (32)
Test Method
Del/Dup (CNV) (26)
Mutation Scanning of Select Exons (2)
Mutation Scanning of Entire Coding Region (2)
Quantitative Biochemical Analysis (3)
Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) (29)
Genotyping (Microarray, Beads, etc.) (2)
Repeat Expansion / Contraction (4)
Uniparental Disomy (1)
Sequencing, Next Gen (68)
Chromosome Analysis (1)
Prenatal/Carrier
Prenatal (32)
Carrier (57)
Lab Location
USA(41)
Czech Republic(1)
Spain(7)
Portugal(1)
Turkey(1)
Germany(11)
Canada(19)
Korea, Republic of(1)
Poland(7)
Finland(5)
Austria(2)
 
Galactocerebrosidase (GALC) Deficiency Test
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
General University Hospital in Prague, Institute of Inherited Metabolic Disorders - Praha, Czech Republic
Krabbe disease test
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
Medical Genetics Center, Asan Medical Center - Seoul, Korea, Republic of
TAT: 3-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Galactocerbroside-Beta-Galactosidase-F
method(s): ◦ Quantitative Biochemical Analysis 
Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories - Houston, TX, USA
TAT: 2 weeks
price: contact lab
Galactocerbroside-Beta-Galactosidase-W
method(s): ◦ Quantitative Biochemical Analysis 
Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories - Houston, TX, USA
TAT: 4-5 weeks
price: contact lab
Krabbe Disease, GALC Gene Sequencin
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) 
Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories - Houston, TX, USA
TAT: 3-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Krabbe Disease, GALC KFM Sequencing
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories - Houston, TX, USA
Krabbe Disease, GALC Prenatal Seque
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories - Houston, TX, USA
TAT: 4-5 weeks
price: contact lab
Krabbe Disease: GALC Gene Sequencing
method(s):
Emory University School of Medicine, Emory Molecular Genetics Laboratory - Atlanta, GA, USA
TAT: 4-5 weeks
price: contact lab
Krabbe Disease: GALC Gene Deletion/Duplication
method(s):
Emory University School of Medicine, Emory Molecular Genetics Laboratory - Atlanta, GA, USA
TAT: 12-13 weeks
price: contact lab
Lysosomal Storage Disorders: Sequencing Panel
method(s):
Emory University School of Medicine, Emory Molecular Genetics Laboratory - Atlanta, GA, USA
Krabbe Disease, Full Gene Analysis and Large (30 kb) Deletion, PCR
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
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: 8-10 weeks
price: contact lab
Ataxia Exome Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
University of Chicago, Genetic Services Laboratory - Chicago, IL, USA
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: 3-5 weeks
price: contact lab
nucSEEK® Comprehensive Sequence Analysis Of The Nuclear Mitochondrial Exome
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
GALC Del/Dup
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) 
GeneDx - Gaithersburg, MD, USA
TAT: 4-5 weeks
price: contact lab
GALC Gene Sequencing and Del/Dup
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) 
GeneDx - Gaithersburg, MD, USA
Krabbe Disease, Sequencing Exons (9,14-16) GALC Gene
method(s): ◦ Mutation Scanning of Select Exons 
Reference Laboratory Genetics - Hospitalet de Llobregat, Spain
TAT: 7-10 days
price: contact lab
Globoid Cell Leukodystrophy
method(s): ◦ Genotyping (Microarray, Beads, etc.) 
Recombine - Livingston, NJ, 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
Metabolic Diseases 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
Mitochondrial Disorders 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
Krabbe disease (sequence analysis of GALC gene)
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
CGC Genetics - Porto, Portugal
Krabbe Disease, Sequencing GALC Gene
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
Reference Laboratory Genetics - Hospitalet de Llobregat, Spain
TAT: 3-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Krabbe Disease Test
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
Greenwood Genetic Center Diagnostic Laboratories - Greenwood, SC, USA
TAT: 2 weeks
price: contact lab
Krabbe Disease Test
method(s): ◦ Quantitative Biochemical Analysis 
Greenwood Genetic Center Diagnostic Laboratories - Greenwood, SC, USA
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
TAT: 2-3 days
price: contact lab
Baby Genes Newborn Screening Panel
method(s): ◦ Chromosome Analysis ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Mutation Scanning of Entire Coding Region ◦ Mutation Scanning of Select Exons ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen ◦ Uniparental Disomy 
Baby Genes Inc - Golden, CO, USA
Krabbe Disease, Sequencing GALC Gene
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
Burc Molecular Genetics Laboratory - Istanbul, Turkey
TAT: 8-10 weeks
price: contact lab
NGS Lysosomal Storage Disease Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Greenwood Genetic Center Diagnostic Laboratories - Greenwood, SC, USA
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
Severe Recessive Childhood Diseases
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
MGZ München, Medizinisch Genetisches Zentrum München - München, 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
Lysosomal Disorders 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
Hereditary Spastic Paraplegias (HSP) and Differential Diagnoses 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: 4-6 weeks
price: contact lab
Basal Ganglia Calcification 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
TAT: 2-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Single gene testing GALC
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
CeGaT GmbH - Tübingen, Germany
Krabbe Disease: GALC Gene Deletion/Duplication
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) 
CEN4GEN Institute for Genomics and Molecular Diagnostics - Edmonton, Canada
Krabbe Disease: GALC Gene Sequencing
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
CEN4GEN Institute for Genomics and Molecular Diagnostics - Edmonton, Canada
Inherited Metabolic Disorders: Sequencing Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
CEN4GEN Institute for Genomics and Molecular Diagnostics - Edmonton, Canada
Inherited Metabolic Disorders: Deletion/Duplication Panel
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) 
CEN4GEN Institute for Genomics and Molecular Diagnostics - Edmonton, Canada
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
Lysosomal Storage Disorders: Sequencing Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
CEN4GEN Institute for Genomics and Molecular Diagnostics - Edmonton, Canada
Lysosomal Storage Disorders: Deletion/Duplication Panel
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) 
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: 8-10 weeks
price: contact lab
Epilepsy Exome Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
University of Chicago, Genetic Services Laboratory - Chicago, IL, USA
Krabbe Disease (GALC)
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
Storage and Energetic Metabolism Diseases, Panel Massive Sequencing (NGS) 84 Genes
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Reference Laboratory Genetics - Hospitalet de Llobregat, Spain
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
Lysosomal Disease (NextGen Sequencing Panel and Copy Number Analysis; 72 Genes)
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
MNG Laboratories (Medical Neurogenetics, LLC.) - Atlanta, GA, USA
Metabolic or Syndromic Neuropathies
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Mayo Clinic - Minnesota, Molecular Genetics Laboratory - Rochester, MN, USA
Peripheral Neuropathy Expanded Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Mayo Clinic - Minnesota, Molecular Genetics Laboratory - Rochester, MN, USA
TAT: 4-5 Weeks
price: contact lab
GALC
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: 4-6 Weeks
price: contact lab
Nuclear-Mito 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 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: 12-13 weeks
price: $1,900.00
ExoNIM Plus Epìlepsy
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
NIMGenetics Genomics & Medicine. (New Integrated Medical Genetics). - Madrid, Spain
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
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
Spastic Paraplegia Panel
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Blueprint Genetics - Helsinki, Finland
TAT: 2-3 weeks
price: $240.00
Krabbe Disease via GALC Exons 11-17 (502T/Del)
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) 
PreventionGenetics (Prevention Genetics), Clinical DNA Testing and DNA Banking - Marshfield, WI, USA
TAT: 3-4 weeks
price: $690.00
Krabbe Disease via the GALC Gene
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) 
PreventionGenetics (Prevention Genetics), Clinical DNA Testing and DNA Banking - Marshfield, WI, USA
TAT: 2-3 weeks
price: $910.00
Krabbe Disease via the GALC Gene
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
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: ~2 weeks
price: contact lab
Krabbe disease
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
Centogene AG, Rare Disease Company - Rostock, Germany
TAT: 8-10 weeks
price: contact lab
Leukodystrophy panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Sherbrooke Genomic Medicine - Sherbrooke, Canada
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
Krabbe 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
Pan-European Carrier Screening
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
MNG Laboratories (Medical Neurogenetics, LLC.) - Atlanta, GA, USA
Peroxisomal and Lysosomal Diseases, Panel Massive Sequencing (NGS) 80 Genes
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Reference Laboratory Genetics - Hospitalet de Llobregat, Spain
TAT: 1-3 weeks
price: $1,500.00
Invitae Krabbe Disease Test
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) 
Invitae - San Francisco, CA, USA
Lysosomal Storage Disease Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Mayo Clinic - Minnesota, Molecular Genetics Laboratory - Rochester, MN, USA