Genetic Testing in the USA
Disclaimer Notice: . The Periodic Paralysis Association assumes no responsibility for outcome, harm, or expense associated with this testing. Each individual participant is advised to carefully review all aspects of any medical procedure s/he is considering with his/her own physician.
Genetic Testing Information and Directions
Genetic Testing is now available through Fullerton Labs in Asheville, North Carolina, USA. Please follow the following links for instructions on how to order this testing:
GENETIC TESTING AT FULLERTON LABS, ASHEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA, USA
From the home page, Click on "Forms and Certificates"
Please refer to the bolded PERIODIC PARALYSIS information at the top of the page after you click on the link above. International samples should be accepted.
If you have questions about this testing process, a representative at Fullerton Labs should be able to help you. If you should need further assistance, please contact Ms. Linda Feld, PPA Genetic Testing Liaison, at PPA INQUIRIES.
Genetic Testing in Europe
The following lab offers genetic testing for periodic paralysis for people living in the European Union:
CeGaT GmbH in Tübingen: http://www.cegat.de/en/start/