Find a Diagnostic Testing Lab

This is a list of diagnostic testing centers that currently offer the genetic test for POMC and/or LEPR deficiency:

Laboratory

Gene(s) Tested

Contact Info

Test Name/Test Code

Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories

POMC, PCSK1, LEPR

Obesity, Monogenic Nonsyndromic:
POMC Related (Test codes: 6860, 6861)

PCSK1 Related (Test codes: 6855, 6856)

LEPR Related (Test codes: 6850, 6851)

Blueprint Genetics

POMC, PCSK1, LEPR

Obesity Panel (Test code: KI1701)

Emory Genetics Laboratory

POMC, PCSK1, LEPR

Congenital Obesity: Sequencing Panel (Test code: MM600)

Fulgent Diagnostics

POMC, PCSK1, LEPR

Diabetes-Obesity NGS Panel

Parabase Genomics

POMC

NewbornDx

Quest Diagnostics / Athena Diagnostics

LEPR

Early Onset Obesity (LEPR) DNA Sequencing Test (Test code: 883)

Early Onset Obesity Evaluation (Test code: 884)

University of Chicago, Genetic Services Laboratory

POMC, PCSK1, LEPR

Monogenic Obesity Sequencing Panel (Test code: 2151)

This program is supported by Rhythm, a Boston-based biopharmaceutical company developing the MC4R peptide agonist, setmelanotide (RM-493), for obesity caused by genetic deficiencies in the MC4 pathway.
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