Know Your Genetic Risk for Late-Onset Alzheimer’s Disease * **
* Not available to NY residents
** This test is not intended for individuals with a family history of early-onset Alzheimer’s disease (under age 60), familial Alzheimer’s disease (having an APP, PSEN1 or PSEN2 mutation) , or individuals that have already been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease.
Your Kit Includes
Collection instruction manual
Saliva collection tube
Return shipping materials
Your DNA is extracted from your saliva sample, then certain segments of the DNA are amplified by PCR (polymerase chain reaction) and subsequently analyzed by mass spectrometry to distinguish the potential variants at each region of interest.
How it Works
COLLECTING YOUR SAMPLE
Your test kit is shipped directed to your home where you collect your saliva sample and register your kit in our online portal.
PROCESSING YOUR SAMPLE
Then ship your sample to our lab with the postage-paid shipping label. Once we receive your sample, you’ll be notified by email.
RECEIVING YOUR RESULTS
Your results will be delivered via our secure portal in 10-15 days. You will have the opportunity to speak with a licensed medical professional, and/or share your results with your physician.
Know Your Genetic Risk for Late-Onset Alzheimer’s Disease