PGx testing gives insight into how your body metabolizes certain drugs, in addition to identifying drugs that may be harmful based on a patient's DNA.
Reduced adverse reactions
Lower healthcare costs
Better patient care experience
Cardiovascular Panel- Determines the risk of thrombosis or prothrombin deficiency. It can also hlp select the most therapeutic drugs for certain cardiovascular conditions.
Pain Management Panel- Helps physicians make analgesic selection and lesson regulatory scrutiny by providing additional clinical reasoning for medication decisions.
Orthopedics Panel - Identifies inherited coagulation pathway changes that increase thrombosis risk and determine appropriate anti-coagulation therapy.
Thrombosis Panel- How genetics involved in regulating the blood clotting pathway by identifying changes in DNA that are responsible for coagulation or pathways that contribute to increased risk of thrombosis and cardiovascular disorders.
More than 50 hereditary cancer syndromes have been described. One CGx test screens for the following:
Hereditary breast cancer and ovarian cancer syndrome - Related Cancer Types: Female breast, ovarian and other cancers, including prostate, pancreatic and male breast cancer
Li-Fraumeni syndrome - Related Cancer Types: Breast cancer, soft tissue sarcoma, osteosarcoma (bone cancer), leukemia, brain tumors, adrenocortical carcinoma (cancer of the adrenal glands), and other cancers
Cowden syndrome (PTEN hamartoma tumor syndrome) - Related Cancer Types: Breast, thyroid, endometrial (uterine lining), and other cancers
Lynch syndrome (hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer) - Related Cancer Types: Colorectal, endometrial, ovarian, renal pelvis, pancreatic, small intestine, liver and biliary tract, stomach, brain, and breast cancers
Familial adenomatous polyposis - Related Cancer Types: Colorectal cancer, multiple non-malignant colon polyps, and both non-cancerous (benign) and cancerous tumors in the small intestine, brain, stomach, bone, skin, and other tissues
Retinoblastoma - Related Cancer Types: Eye cancer (cancer of the retina), pinealoma (cancer of te pineal gland), osteosarcoma, melanoma, and soft tissue sarcoma
Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (Wermer syndrome) - Related Cancer Types: Pancreatic endocrine tumors and (usually benign), parathyroid and pituitary gland tumors
Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2 - Related Cancer Types: Medullary thyroid cancer and pheochromocytoma (benign adrenal glad tumor)
Von Hippel -Lindau syndrome - Related Cancer Types: Kidney cancer and multiple noncancerous tumors, including pheochromocytoma