mitochondrial diseases
The Diagnosis of Mitochondrial Diseases Brochure
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Turnaround Time




PCR/RFLP for frequently observed mtDNA point mutations: 2 – 4 weeks.

PCR/RFLP for less frequently observed point mutations may take longer.

Southern blot for mtDNA rearrangements: 4 weeks.

Quantitative PCR for depletion: 4 weeks.

Biochemistry: 2 to 4 weeks.

Morphology: 2-4 weeks.


























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