Lab Test

Test Definition Number : 272
Test Definition Name : COMT sequence analysis
Lab Name : Mayo Clinic Personalized Genomics Laboratory
Lab Test Number of THIS Version : 1214
Lab Test Name : Catechol-O-Methyltransferase (COMT) Genotype
Status : Active
Expired : No
Updated : 2018-05-17 06:56 EDT

General Attributes

Chromosome Band : 22q11.21
HUGO Gene Name : [COMT] catechol-O-methyltransferase
ICD-Oncology Code
(includes WHO classification diagnoses)

Infectious Disease Attributes

Agent Category :
Non-virus Genus and Species :
Virus Family, Genus, and Species :

Lab-specific Attributes

Method : Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) - Real Time
Specimen Source
(for clinical patient care these sources must be validated)
: Blood - Whole Blood
ICD-10 Code :
Use : Clinical - CLIA-certified lab
Clinical - certified for NY patients
Genetics Category : Pharmacogenetics
Comments : HUGO Gene Name: COMT See Useful For Prediction of response to nicotine replacement therapy for smoking cessation Investigation of inhibitor dosing for decreasing levodopa metabolism Research use for assessing estrogen metabolism
Specimen Transport Requirements :
Samples Available for Proficiency Test Sample Exchange : No


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