Carrier Screening

Genesys Diagnostics Carrier Screening is for those who would like insight into their carrier status for 145 genetic disorders.
Some of the various disorders covered in our panel include:

Cystic Fibrosis

Spinal Muscular Atrophy

Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

Fragile X Syndrome

Alpha Thalassemia

The aim of carrier screening is to provide couples and individuals with information that enhances their ability to make meaningful reproductive choices.

Who is this test for?

This test is for any prospective mothers and partners who want more information about their reproductive risks, and chances of having children with a genetic disorder.

Process and Results

This test is performed by taking a either a buccal (cheek) swab from the individual.

Testing can be performed either before or during pregnancy.

Results can be expected within 7-14 days.

Results will be available on our online portal, please ask your provider for details.

Genesys Diagnostics offers Genetic Counseling to review results with a specialist and discuss any clinically significant results. We will facilitate a meeting between the counselor and patient/provider to discuss results.