OPRM1

Provided by: InTouch Pharmacy- LTC Pharmacy Group (manages prescriptions for more than 65 facilities) Patient: Jo, 57 (female) Symptoms: Agitation Anxiety Defiant behavior Pain Clinical Analysis: A tumor induced brain injury resulted in severe agitation and pain. Increased frequency of pain medication; initiated anti-depressant therapy for anxiety and agitation. After several months, Jo continued to… Read More


OPMR1 COM Gene

Carrie, 39 Greenwood Village, CO   Symptoms: Undermanaged post-surgical pain History of non-response and adverse effects with pain medication   Clinical analysis: Breast cancer patient undergoes three surgeries in three months, including 32 lymph node removals and reconstruction. Persistent post-surgical pain and intolerable side effects; given the same opioid analgesic each time with no efficacy.… Read More


SLCO1B1

Annette, 53, Louisiana Symptoms: Muscle spasms Pain Insomnia History of frequent panic attacks Depression Clinical Analysis: The patient was prescribed multiple medications, including HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor (statin) for high cholesterol, and has a history of poor response to medications. Pharmacogenetic testing was ordered upon establishing care with a new doctor. Result: The MTL pharmacogenetic testing… Read More


CYP2C19 Gene

Carol, 63 Orange, CA Symptoms: ·      Unsightly bruising ·      Excessive bleeding Clinical Analysis: An anti-platelet therapy was initiated to reduce morbidity associated with atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease. A pacemaker was implanted. The anti-platelet dose was reduced from daily, to twice weekly, due to intolerable hemorrhagic complications. Pharmacogenetic testing was ordered as excessive bleeding/bruising continued despite the… Read More


Vancouver, Washington MOLECULAR TESTING LABS™ of Vancouver, Washington passed its College of American Pathologists (CAP) on-site inspection on January 14th, 2014, with zero deficiencies. CAP is the largest laboratory quality assurance association in the world.  It is composed exclusively of board-certified pathologists and is widely considered the leader in laboratory quality assurance advocating excellence in… Read More


Florida State Seal

Molecular Testing Labs™ Attains Florida Licensure  Molecular Testing Labs™ (MTL) of Vancouver, WA is pleased to announce Clinical Laboratory  Licensure by the State of Florida #800027182 . This milestone allows Molecular Testing Labs to offer it vast array of genetic testing services to Florida’s clinicians and patients. The Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA), passed in 1988, establishes strict federal… Read More


Our goal at Molecular Testing Labs™ is to empower every medical professional and patient with the specific knowledge to properly, prescribe and dose a patient’s symptoms and conditions with accurate medication in specific dosages for optimized results. This can all be done by providing genetic information specific to the patient and the condition to be treated.… Read More


Florida State Seal

Molecular Testing Labs™ Attains Florida Licensure  Molecular Testing Labs™ (MTL) of Vancouver, WA is pleased to announce Clinical Laboratory  Licensure by the State of Florida #800027182. This milestone allows Molecular Testing Labs to offer it vast array of genetic testing services to Florida’s clinicians and patients. The Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA), passed in 1988, establishes… Read More


Vancouver, Washington MOLECULAR TESTING LABS™ of Vancouver, Washington passed its College of American Pathologists (CAP) on-site inspection on January 14th, 2014, with zero deficiencies. CAP is the largest laboratory quality assurance association in the world.  It is composed exclusively of board-certified pathologists and is widely considered the leader in laboratory quality assurance advocating excellence in… Read More