Genetic Testing

 

It's recommended that you see a certified genetic counselor to help with the process of getting tested for RYR-1 myopathy. There are certified genetic counselors that are experts in RYR-1 myopathy. You can find their specific contact information under "Locate a Provider" or "Contact an Expert." 

 

There are genetic testing laboratories that specifically test for RYR-1 mutations. Listed below are the companies, please click on their logo to learn more information.

 

 

Contact: 

P.O. Box 13312, Pittsburgh, PA 15243

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Phone:

412-529-1482

The information provided by The RYR-1 Foundation on this site or by any links to this site is for educational purposes only. It should not be interpreted as a recommendation for a specific treatment plan, product, medical, or healthcare provider. Use of this web site does not replace medical consultations with a qualified professional to meet the individual’s needs. In addition, medical information can change rapidly; therefore, some information may be out of date, and/or contain inaccuracies or typographical errors. Ultimately, if you have concerns about your health, particularly RYR-1 related diseases, you should consult your health care provider.