DNA testing for Kennedy's Disease
Kennedy's Disease (SBMA) DNA Test
We found 3 labs in the US that perform genetic testing for SBMA. You will probably need your doctor to order the test so follow the links below, print the information, and give it to your Physician or Neurologist:
- GeneDx:: cost $250, Test Code 820. AR Repeat Analysis Test. More Information, click here
- Athena:: cost $500, More Information, click here.
- Prevention Genetics: cost $250, Test Code 7501. More information, click here. Use the standard test requisitionon form
Carriers Genetic Testing Information
You can go to the National Society of Genetic Counselors Organization at https://findageneticcounselor.nsgc.org/ and either search for In-Person or Virtual GC. Type in your city and state and check off “prenatal” or “PGD/Preconception” counseling. Gentleman can check off “Neurology” or “Neurogenetic.” This is the national Genetic Counseling database. Some states only have a few counselors. Just contact someone by email and they can always point you in the right direction.