PCR followed by DNA sequence analysis
This is a pharmacogenomics test associated with 5-fluorouracil and capecitabine drug sensitivity. Biallelic variation in the DPYD gene is also associated with dihydropyrimidine dehydrogenase (DPD) deficiency.
Interpretive report provided
6 - 12 days
Collect specimen in EDTA tube. Send whole blood to Specimen Processing ambient.
Test performed by Mayo Clinic Laboratories