4 mL (2 mL min.) Whole blood in 1 Lavender top (EDTA) tube. Ship refrigerated. DO NOT FREEZE. Duly filled Genomics Clinical Information Requisition Form (Form 20) is mandatory.
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c-Kit mutations are associated with shorter survival and higher relapse risk following standard AML therapy in AML Patients. It also confirms diagnosis of Systemic Mastocytosis where patients without the D816V pathogenic variation are sensitive to the tyrosine kinase inhibitor Imatinib mesylate (Imatinib).
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