Courtagen Life Sciences Blog

15 New Panels Address Ciliopathy, Endocrinology, Neuromuscular, Bone Density, and Connective Tissue

Posted by Courtagen Staff on May 15, 2017 3:31:37 PM

Our test menu has expanded, again! This month, we have added 11 new Spotlight™ panels, three new Focus™ panels, and one new Comprehensive panel, across multiple disorder types. 

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Topics: Genetic Testing, Company News, endocrinology, Multi-System

Diagnosing Hyperparathyroidism with Genetic Testing

Posted by Meghan Wayne, MS, LGC on Feb 14, 2017 11:39:03 AM

Primary hyperparathyroidism is a disorder of the parathyroid glands caused by overproduction of parathyroid hormone (PTH). This overproduction leads to high blood calcium and causes symptoms such as muscle weakness, fatigue, depression, bone and joint pain, nausea, vomiting, constipation, confusion or impaired thinking and memory, kidney stones, frequent urination, and osteoporosis.

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Topics: Genetics, endocrinology

New Spotlight Panels are Here!

Posted by Courtagen Staff on Feb 7, 2017 12:20:24 PM

We are happy to announce that we have added 17 new gene panels to our Spotlight line of tests. These new tests will expand our menu by 65%, offering new testing options in neurology, endocrinology, epilepsy, developmental delay, mitochondrial disease, and other disease areas.

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Topics: Epilepsy, Genetic Testing, Genetics, endocrinology