TheLeigh Syndrome Report is based on Whole Genome Sequencing Test. As such, it analyzesall Common and Rare Variantsassociated with Leigh Syndrome, instead of a limited set of genes, like old genetic target panels.
LeighSyndrome is a severe neurological disorder that usually becomes apparent in the first year of life. This condition is characterized by progressive loss of mental and movement abilities (psychomotor regression) and typically results in death within two to three years, usually due to respiratory failure.
Along with environmental factors,Genetics plays a key rolein the regulation of Leigh Syndrome.