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Is 23andMe MTHFR testing?

Discussion in 'Genetic Testing and SNPs' started by minkeygirl, Sep 20, 2013.

  1. minkeygirl

    minkeygirl Senior Member

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    I'm getting some labs done for a doctor I'm going to see and she requested MTHFR. Is that what 23andMe does? (I had that done so that is a test I can eliminate).

    Minks
  2. Crux

    Crux Senior Member

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    Yes Minks,
    There'll be a boatload of MTHFR snps to sort through, from 23andme.
  3. minkeygirl

    minkeygirl Senior Member

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    I got them all to give to the doc I'm going to see. I just didn't know if they were the same.

    Thanks
  4. Crux

    Crux Senior Member

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    You're Welcome;
    Your doc is probably going to look for the most researched ones , MTHFR C677T, and MTHFR A1298C.
    So, if you've run the 23andme through any of the analysis sites, Genetic Genie, etc., you'll be good to go.
  5. minkeygirl

    minkeygirl Senior Member

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    Did it so I'm good. Thanks
  6. Critterina

    Critterina Senior Member

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    So you can save the money you'd spend on the MTHFR test she wanted to order - you already have those results.
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