GFAP

OMIMHGNC

Synonym(s): FLJ45472

Locus: 17q21.31

Protein: Glial fibrillary acidic protein

 

Disorders

Tests

Test Type
Molecular (59)
Multi-Gene Panel (44)
Multi-Method Panel (19)
Test Method
Del/Dup (CNV) (17)
Mutation Scanning of Entire Coding Region (2)
Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) (17)
Repeat Expansion / Contraction (5)
Sequencing, Next Gen (48)
Prenatal/Carrier
Prenatal (14)
Carrier (19)
Lab Location
Czech Republic(1)
Spain(5)
USA(21)
Portugal(2)
Germany(17)
Bulgaria(1)
Poland(3)
Turkey(1)
Canada(3)
Finland(5)
 
Alexander Disease (GFAP) Test
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
General University Hospital in Prague, Institute of Inherited Metabolic Disorders - Praha, Czech Republic
TAT: 6-7 weeks
price: contact lab
Sanger sequencing of the GFAP gene
method(s): ◦ Mutation Scanning of Entire Coding Region ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
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
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: 7-8 weeks
price: contact lab
GFAP Gene Sequencing
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
GeneDx - Gaithersburg, MD, USA
Alexander Disease, Sequencing GFAP Gene
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
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
Alexander disease (sequence analysis of GFAP gene)
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
CGC Genetics - Porto, Portugal
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
Alexander Disease Test
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
Burc Molecular Genetics Laboratory - Istanbul, Turkey
TAT: 3-5 weeks
price: contact lab
Epileptic Encephalopathy
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
MGZ München, Medizinisch Genetisches Zentrum München - München, Germany
TAT: 3-5 weeks
price: contact lab
Mitochondrial Encephalopathy
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
MGZ München, Medizinisch Genetisches Zentrum München - München, Germany
TAT: 3-5 weeks
price: contact lab
Epilepsy
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
MGZ München, Medizinisch Genetisches Zentrum München - München, Germany
TAT: 3-5 weeks
price: contact lab
Mitochondrial Diseases
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
MGZ München, Medizinisch Genetisches Zentrum München - München, Germany
TAT: 4-5 weeks
price: contact lab
Epilepsy and Mitochondrial Encephalopathy
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
GFAP
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
MGZ München, Medizinisch Genetisches Zentrum München - München, Germany
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
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
Macrocephaly (NGS panel for 16 genes)
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
CGC Genetics - Porto, Portugal
TAT: 2-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Single gene testing GFAP
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
CeGaT GmbH - Tübingen, Germany
Leukodystrophies, Panel Massive Sequencing (NGS) 58 genes
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Reference Laboratory Genetics - Hospitalet de Llobregat, Spain
TAT: 8-10 weeks
price: contact lab
Comprehensive Neurogenetics Panel (290 genes)
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Sherbrooke Genomic Medicine - Sherbrooke, Canada
Alexander Disease Test (GFAP)
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
GMDL Genica - Sofia, Bulgaria
TAT: 8-10 weeks
price: contact lab
Epilepsy Exome Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
University of Chicago, Genetic Services Laboratory - Chicago, IL, USA
TAT: 2 weeks
price: contact lab
GFAP Full Gene Sequencing Analysis
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
MNG Laboratories (Medical Neurogenetics, LLC.) - Atlanta, GA, USA
TAT: 2-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Ataxia/Episodic Ataxia Disorders (NextGen Sequencing Panel and Copy Number Analysis; 330 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 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
GFAP
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) 
Fulgent Diagnostics - Temple City, CA, USA
TAT: 4-6 Weeks
price: contact lab
Intellectual Disability 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
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: 4-6 weeks
price: contact lab
Leukodystrophy / Leukoencephalopathy Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
CeGaT GmbH - Tübingen, Germany
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
Ataxia 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
Comprehensive Skeletal / Malformation Syndrome Panel
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Blueprint Genetics - Helsinki, Finland
TAT: 2-3 weeks
price: $870.00
Alexander Disease via the GFAP Gene
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) 
PreventionGenetics (Prevention Genetics), Clinical DNA Testing and DNA Banking - Marshfield, WI, USA
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
Alexander 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
Ataxia/Episodic Ataxia Disorders (NextGen Sequencing Panel, Copy Number Analysis; 330 Genes + mtDNA + HTT Repeat Expansion Analysis)
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Repeat Expansion / Contraction ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
MNG Laboratories (Medical Neurogenetics, LLC.) - Atlanta, GA, USA
Lysosomal Storage Disease Panel
method(s): ◦ Sequencing, Capillary (Sanger) ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
Mayo Clinic - Minnesota, Molecular Genetics Laboratory - Rochester, MN, USA
TAT: 2-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Ataxia/Episodic Ataxia Disorders (NextGen Sequencing Panel and Copy Number Analysis; 330 Genes + mtDNA + SCA and HTT Repeat Expansion Analysis)
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Repeat Expansion / Contraction ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
MNG Laboratories (Medical Neurogenetics, LLC.) - Atlanta, GA, USA
TAT: 2-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Ataxia/Episodic Ataxia Disorders (NextGen Sequencing Panel and Copy Number Analysis; 330 Genes + mtDNA + FRDA Repeat Expansion Analysis)
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Repeat Expansion / Contraction ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
MNG Laboratories (Medical Neurogenetics, LLC.) - Atlanta, GA, USA
TAT: 2-4 weeks
price: contact lab
Ataxia/Episodic Ataxia Disorders (NextGen Sequencing Panel and Copy Number Analysis; 330 Genes + mtDNA + SCA and FRDA Repeat Expansion Analysis)
method(s): ◦ Del/Dup (CNV) ◦ Repeat Expansion / Contraction ◦ Sequencing, Next Gen 
MNG Laboratories (Medical Neurogenetics, LLC.) - Atlanta, GA, USA