Product Updates

Test Discontinuation // Cytogenetics
Test Discontinuation // Cytogenetics
Dear Valued Clients, Thank you for your continued trust in Baylor Genetics as your genetic testing partner. As we continue to upgrade and refine our test menu and services, we want you to be the first to know about changes ...
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Test Discontinuation // Biochemical
Test Discontinuation // Biochemical
Dear Valued Clients, Thank you for your continued trust in Baylor Genetics as your genetic testing partner.  As we continually upgrade and refine our test menu and services, we want you to be the first to know about the changes that may affect your testing with us.  September 26, 2020 will be the last day we offer the following biochemical tests. Any samples received on, or prior to this date will be processed and reported. Test Code  Test Description  4001  SCID Newborn Screening Follow-up Panel  4110  Phenylalanine Determination - ...
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Temporary Test Discontinuation // CMA
Temporary Test Discontinuation // CMA
Dear Valued Clients, Thank you for your continued trust in Baylor Genetics as your genetic testing partner. As we continue to upgrade and refine our test menu and services, we want you to be the first to know about changes ...
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Test Discontinuation // Overgrowth Panel
Test Discontinuation // Overgrowth Panel
Dear Valued Clients, Thank you for your continued trust in Baylor Genetics as your genetic testing partner. As we continually upgrade and refine our test menu and services, we want you to be the first to know about the changes ...
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Test Discontinuations // Hereditary Cancer Single Gene Panels
Test Discontinuations // Hereditary Cancer Single Gene Panels
Dear Valued Clients, Thank you for your continued trust in Baylor Genetics as your genetic testing partner. As we continually upgrade and refine our test menu and services, we want you to be the first to know about the changes ...
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Test Discontinuation // ClariFind
Test Discontinuation // ClariFind
Dear Valued Clients, Thank you for your continued trust in Baylor Genetics as your genetic testing partner. As we continually upgrade and refine our test menu and services, we want you to be the first to know of changes that ...
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Test Discontinuations // Molecular
Test Discontinuations // Molecular
Dear Valued Clients, Effective November 1, 2019 in a continuing effort to optimize our offerings, these changes will be made. The following test codes will be discontinued: Test Code Test Description 6098 HNPCC MSI and IHC SCREENING 9032 EGFR – ...
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Test Discontinuations // Cyto-Biochemical
Test Discontinuations // Cyto-Biochemical
Dear Valued Clients, Effective January 29, 2020 in a continuing effort to optimize our offerings, these changes will be made. The following test codes will be discontinued: CYTOGENETICS Test Code Test Description 8060 FISH ANALYSIS - 1P/19Q CO-DELETION BY FISH ...
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Test Discontinuations // Biochemical
Test Discontinuations // Biochemical
Dear Valued Clients, Effective May 8, 2019, in a continuing effort to optimize our offerings, these changes will be made. The following test codes will be discontinued: Test Code Test Description 4500 Lysosomal Acid Lipase Enzyme Analysis (Prenatal Diagnosis) 4502 Lysosomal ...
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Test Discontinuation Memorandum - Tumor Analysis
Test Discontinuation Memorandum – Tumor Analysis
Effective immediately, the following test code(s) will be discontinued: PIK3CA Mutation Detection (Test code 9035) An alternative testing option offered by Baylor Genetics is the Solid Tumor Mutation Panel (Test code 9705), which includes PIK3CA. You may also refer to ...
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Test Discontinuations Memorandum - Cancer
Test Discontinuations Memorandum – Cancer
Effective November 29, 2017 in a continuing effort to optimize our offerings, these changes will be made. The following test code(s) will be discontinued: Cancer Chromosomal Microarray Analysis - 400K CGH/SNP Array Test code (TC 9510) Alternative test(s): CytoScan HD ...
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Test Discontinuations Memorandum - Cancer
Test Discontinuations Memorandum – Cancer
Effective November 29, 2017, in a continuing effort to optimize our offerings, these changes will be made. Test updates Cancer Chromosomal Microarray Analysis - 400K CGH/SNP Array Test code (TC) 9510 The test will be discontinued on November 29, 2017 ...
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Test Discontinuations Memorandum - Biochemical
Test Discontinuations Memorandum – Biochemical
Effective August 31, 2017, in a continuing effort to optimize our offerings, these changes will be made. The following test code(s) will be discontinued: Vitamin D (25-hydroxyvitamin D2 and D3) (TC 4360) ...
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Test Discontinuations Memorandum - Biochemical
Test Discontinuations Memorandum – Biochemical
In a continuing effort to optimize our offerings, the following changes will be made. Effective May 29, 2017 The following test codes will be discontinued: Aspartylglucosaminidase Enzyme Analysis (TC 4514) Beta-Galactosidase Enzyme Analysis - Skin Fibroblast (TC 4548) Beta-Galactosidase Enzyme ...
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Test Discontinuations Memorandum - Single Gene Cancer Tests
Test Discontinuations Memorandum – Single Gene Cancer Tests
Thank you for your continued trust in Baylor Genetics as your genetic testing partner. As we continually upgrade and refine our test menu and services, we want you to be the first to know of changes that may affect your ...
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Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Effective February 27, 2017, in a continuing effort to optimize our offerings, these changes will be made. The following test code will be discontinued: CFTR-Related Disorders Mutation Panel - Prenatal Diagnosis (TC 7601) ...
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Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Effective December 12, 2016, in a continuing effort to optimize our offerings, these changes will be made. The following test codes will be discontinued: GJB6 Gene Sequencing by Massively Parallel Sequencing (TC 29360) GJB6 Sequence Analysis – Known Familial Mutation ...
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Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Effective August 31, 2016, in a continuing effort to optimize our offerings, these changes will be made. The following will be discontinued: Counsyl Universal Carrier Panel (TC 1200) Counsyl Prenatal Panel (TC 1201) Counsyl Fundamental Panel (TC 1202) Counsyl Fundamental ...
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Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Effective August 31 2016, in a continuing effort to optimize our offerings, these changes will be made. The following will be discontinued: Alpha-Galactosidase A Enzyme Analysis on skin fibroblasts (TC 4516) Alpha-Galactosidase A Enzyme Analysis on WBC (TC 4517) Arylsulfatase ...
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Test Discontinuations Memorandum - Mitochondrial
Test Discontinuations Memorandum – Mitochondrial
Effective August 16, 2016, in a continuing effort to optimize our offerings, these changes will be made. The following will be discontinued. Single gene components of each panel may also be affected. Tier 1 Severe Combined Immunodeficiency (SCID) Panel (TC ...
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Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Effective May 9, 2016, Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories (BMGL) will discontinue the following tests: Test code 6055 – Spinocerebellar Ataxia Type 10 Repeat Expansion Analysis Test code 6054 – Spinocerebellar Ataxia Type 1 Repeat Expansion Analysis Test code 6027 – ...
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Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Effective December 21, 2015, Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories (BMGL) will discontinue the following tests: Test code 6001 – Ashkenazic Genetic Disease Panel Test code 6030 - Familial Dysautonomia Ashkenazic Mutation Panel Test code 6033 – Gaucher Disease Ashkenazic Mutation Panel ...
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Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Effective December 17, 2015, Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories (BMGL) will make the following modifications to its test menu: Test code 9506 (Chromosomal Microarray Analysis - 180K CGH/SNP Array for POC) will be replaced by test code 8639 (Chromosomal Microarray Analysis ...
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Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Effective December 17, 2015, Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories (BMGL) will discontinue the following panels: Test code 6725 – HNPCC Comprehensive Panel – Sequence & Deletion/Duplication Analysis (MLH1, MSH2, MSH6) Test code 6726 – HNPCC PLUS Comprehensive Panel – Sequence & ...
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Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Effective December 9, 2015, Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories (BMGL) will discontinue the following test: Test code 6084 – DMD Sequence Analysis For alternative testing, we offer DMD Comprehensive Analysis by Next Generation Sequencing (test code 20145) that includes sequencing and ...
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Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Effective December 9, 2015, Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories (BMGL) will make the following modifications to its test menu: Test code 9126 (KRAS Mutation Analysis codons 12, 13, 61) will be replaced by test code 9128 (KRAS Mutation Analysis Codons 12, ...
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Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Effective August 10, 2015, Baylor Miraca Genetics Labortories will discontinue the following test: Test code 9310 - UGT1A1 TA Repeat Analysis ...
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Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Effective August 3, 2015, Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories (BMGL) will begin performing BRCA1 & BRCA2 sequencing analysis as an in-house test. As a result, BMGL will discontinue use of the following test code: Test code 1220 – BRCA1/2 Sequence & ...
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Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Effective immediately, Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories will discontinue the following test: Test code 9610 – Cancer Exome Sequencing The following test codes may be considered as alternative ordering options: Test code 9705 – Cancer Gene Mutation Panel Version 2 (50 ...
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Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Effective April 13, 2015, Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories will discontinue the following tests: Test Code: 6685 – TPMT Sequence Analysis Test Code: 6870 – Cytochrome P450 2C19 (CYP2C19) Genotyping Test code: 6875 – Cytochrome P450 2D6 (CYP2D6) Genotyping Test code: ...
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Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Effective March 18, 2015, the Medical Genetics Laboratories at Baylor College of Medicine will discontinue the following tests: Test Code: 2335 – FBN1 Sequence Analysis Test Code: 2350 – RPGRIP1 Sequence Analysis Test Code: 2365 – GPR98 Sequence Analysis Test ...
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Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Effective immediately, the Medical Genetics Laboratories at Baylor College of Medicine will discontinue test code 4572 – Hypoxanthine-Guanine Phosphoribosyltransferase (HPRT) Enzyme Analysis in red blood cells. A critical reagent for the assay is no longer available from the manufacturer; as ...
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Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Effective November 17, 2014, the Medical Genetics Laboratories at Baylor College of Medicine will discontinue the following tests: 2103-CoQ10 Deficiency Deletion/Duplication Panel 2104-CoQ10 Comprehensive Panel (Massively Parallel Sequencing and Deletion/Duplication Analysis) 2123-Cobalamin Metabolism Deletion/Duplication Panel 2124-Cobalamin Metabolism Comprehensive Panel (Massively ...
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Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Effective September 15, 2014, the Medical Genetics Laboratories at Baylor College of Medicine will discontinue the following tests: 9090 – MAX Sequence Analysis 9025 – AKT1 Mutation Analysis - Tumor (FFPE Tissue) 9026 – AKT1 Mutation Analysis - Tumor (Fresh ...
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Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Effective September 12, 2014, the Medical Genetics Laboratories at Baylor College of Medicine will discontinue Test Codes: Test Code: 3788 - LDHA Deletion/Duplication Analysis Test Code: 3789 - LDHA Comprehensive Sequence and Deletion/Duplication Analysis ...
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Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Effective September 3, 2014, the Medical Genetics Laboratories at Baylor College of Medicine will discontinue the following tests: 9130 – Comprehensive Hereditary Cancer Panel (47 genes) 9135 – Pheochromocytoma/Paraganglioma Panel (9 genes) 9145 – High Risk Colorectal Panel (11 genes) ...
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Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Effective June 11th, 2014, the Medical Genetics Laboratories at Baylor College of Medicine will discontinue the following test: Test Code 2870 – Maple Syrup Urine Disease Panel As an alternative to this discontinued test, we recommend ordering Test Code 32870 ...
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Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Effective April 21, 2014, the Medical Genetics Laboratories at Baylor College of Medicine will discontinue the following tests: Test Code 3105 - Complex IV (COX) Deficiency Panel - Nuclear Genes Test Code 3335 - mtDNA Depletion Panel, Hepatocerebral Form Test ...
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Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Test Discontinuation Memorandum
This memo is to inform you that the Medical Genetics Laboratories will discontinue the JAK2 R683 Mutation Analysis test effective February 20, 2014. We will continue to offer an extensive menu of cancer genetic tests including JAK2 V617F (Test Code 9010) and ...
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Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Effective September 16, 2013 the Medical Genetics Laboratories at Baylor College of Medicine will discontinue offering the following test: Test code 3055 - Mitochondrial Whole Genome Sequence Analysis As an alternative to this discontinued test, we recommend ordering: Test Code ...
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Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Effective December 15, 2012, the Cancer Genetics Laboratory at Baylor College of Medicine will discontinue the following tests: Test Code 9500 - Cancer Chromosomal Microarray, 180K CGH Test Code 9520 - 250K SNP Array As an alternative to these discontinued ...
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Test Discontinuation Memorandum
Test Discontinuation Memorandum
What has changed Effective September 15th, 2012, the Medical Genetics Laboratories at Baylor College of Medicine will no longer offer the following tests: 3050 - Mitochondrial Complex I Subunits Sequence Analysis 3040 - Mitochondrial Cytochrome b Subunit Sequence Analysis 3035 ...
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2009-2011 Test Discontinuation Memoranda
2009-2011 Test Discontinuation Memoranda
July 1, 2011 4512 - Fucosidase Enzyme Analysis - White Blood Cells (WBC) 4513 - Fucosidase Enzyme Analysis - Skin Fibroblast Culture (SFC) 4520 - Alpha-Glucosidase Enzyme Analysis - Skin Fibroblast Culture (SFC) 4519 - Alpha-Glucosidase Enzyme Analysis - Muscle ...
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