Rooted in Research

The testing services in the Fatty Acid Oxidation Disorders Diagnostic Testing Program were developed in conjunction with disease expert Dr. Arnold Strauss, who also reviews every clinical patient report.  Dr. Strauss maintains his own research efforts into FAO defects, and our clinical laboratory is committed to staying current on developments in the FAO field to deliver the latest knowledge into our test results.

Customized Test Results

Test results are customized for each patient.   The clinical significance of test results is explained and recommendations are provided for additional testing, if warranted, as well as for clinical management.

Consultation with Recognized Clinical Experts

The FAO Disorders Diagnostic Testing Program provides board-certified molecular geneticists and genetic counselors who provide telephone or email consultations to referring physicians regarding test selection, clinical interpretation, medical management and follow-up testing, genetic counseling and additional studies of at-risk family members.