Laboratory for Molecular Diagnostics
Center for Nephrology and Metabolic Disorders

Mitochondrial RNR2 gene

The ensemble of all mitochondrial genes is tested if a mitochondrial disorder has to be diagnosed.


Research Method Carrier testing
Turnaround 5 days
Specimen type genomic DNA
Clinic Method Massive parallel sequencing
Turnaround 25 days
Specimen type genomic DNA

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Blanc H et al. (1981) Different nucleotide changes in the large rRNA gene of the mitochondrial DNA confer chloramphenicol resistance on two human cell lines.


Kearsey SE et al. (1981) Altered ribosomal RNA genes in mitochondria from mammalian cells with chloramphenicol resistance.

Update: Sept. 26, 2018