What Is The Genetic Insights Panel for Newborns?
Test performed using a cord blood sample. Perfect for ViaCord Families.
The Genetic Insights Panel is a test for newborns that identifies actionable, childhood onset conditions through the analysis of over 270 genes. View the full list >
Our Test Includes:
+ Analysis of 270+ genes associated with actionable, childhood-onset conditions
+ Includes the analysis of 50+ genes identified as medically actionable by the American College of Medical Genetics (ACMG)
+ Actionable Insights
+ Personalized Results Report
+ Physician & Genetic Counselor Support
+ Health Action Plan
+ Expert Customer Service
Questions or Ready to Order? Give us a call 866-6684895.
Who Is This Test For?
Our Genetic Insights Panel test is for healthy newborns who have cord blood banked with ViaCord, or for families planning to bank cord blood.
Who Can Request The Genetic Insights Panel Test?
Parents & Guardians
Parents who are planning to bank their baby's cord blood or already have cord blood banked with ViaCord can order this test. When a parent or guardian requests the test, an Independent physician from Genome Medical will serve as the ordering physician (at no extra cost).
ViaCord Customers, your physician may order the test on your behalf. Your physician will be the only person to receive your results and will pass them along to you.
Conditions Detected With Genetic Insights Panel Include:
Aortic Aneurysms | Cardiomyopathies
Hereditary Childhood Cancers
Retinoblastoma | Neurofibromatosis | Endocrine Neoplasia
Sensorineural Hearing Loss
Epilepsy | Vision Loss | Lysosomal Storage Disorders
What Will You Learn From Our Genetic Insights Panel?
The Genetic Insights Panel test will analyze your child's DNA for potential disease-causing variants in over 270 genes associated with childhood-onset and medically actionable conditions. The information from the test will allow your family to make proactive and informed health decisions about any uncovered future disease risks. Categories of findings include:
Through the analysis of 270+ genes associated with actionable, childhood-onset conditions, you will get insight into your child’s risks of developing one of these common conditions. View the full list >
Medically Actionable Conditions
24 inherited conditions have clinical and management guidelines that may be life saving for affected individuals.
What To Expect With The Genetic Insights Panel Test
✔ Support From Beginning To End
Our Customer Service team is available to assist you every step of the way throughout your genetic testing experience.
✔ Genetic Counselor & Physician Support
A physician is provided to order your test and a Genetic Counselor is provided both before and after testing. Together, you and your Genetic Counselor will determine next steps for your child’s health.
✔ Results You Can Trust
Our lab, PerkinElmer Genomics is comprised of experts from across the clinical diagnostic arena, including world-renowned geneticist Dr. Madhuri Hegde, a staff of board-certified geneticists and genetic counselors.
✔ Data Privacy
Your privacy is paramount to us. We securely store your DNA information and do not share your DNA information with anyone without your permission.
Questions or Ready to Order? We're here to help. Call 866-668-4895.
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