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Bloodspot Amino Acid Assay by Metametrix

Bloodspot Amino Acid Assay from Metametrix Clinical Laboratory. Amino Acid Profile 20 Amino acids make up proteins found in every tissue of the body. They play a major role in nearly every chemical process that affects both physical and mental function.

  • Purchase on our secure website.
  • Lab order is provided by us.
  • You receive a collection kit for saliva, urine, or finger stick to collect at home and mail to the lab. Some tests require a blood draw at a local lab.
  • You receive the results by email within 2-3 weeks.
  • Got insurance? Some tests are covered. Call 800 385-7863 for more information.
  • Practitioner phone consultations available, some included with test.
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$260.00

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As a result, amino acids have more diverse functions than any other nutrient group, including: Cellular energy production ,Formation of ligaments, tendons, and bones ,Formation of antibodies ,Formation and regulation of enzymes and blood transport proteins ,Fasting blood levels represent a homeostatic balance between supply and utilization of amino acids.
The Metametrix Bloodspot Amino Acid Assay can illuminate problems in amino acid absorption by determining essential amino acid imbalances. The Bloodspot Amino Acid Assay is a non-invasive alternative to a blood draw in determining essential amino acid status and therefore may be a better alternative in the pediatric setting.
The test kit is simple enough for the patient to use at home. Involves a simple finger stick.

Determines levels of:
Arginine,
Histidine
Isoleucine,
Lysine,
Methionine,
Phenylalanine,
Taurine,
Threonine,
Tryptophan,
Valine,
Analytes from :
Asparagine,
Aspartic Acid,
Citrulline,
Glutamine,
Glysine,
Ornithine,
Serine,
Tyrosine,

 

Brand

Metametrix

Metametrix Laboratories and Genova Diagnostics Have Merged! Metametrix provides metabolic, toxicant, and nutritional testing to help identify the underlying causes of chronic disease.Click to Read More
Much of the healthcare industry is focused on treating symptoms rather than investigating underlying causes. The mission of Metametrix is to improve health worldwide by providing clinical laboratory tests that identify nutritional imbalances and toxicities underlying chronic diseases. Physicians use our testing services to custom tailor nutritional therapies, detoxification programs and other lifestyle changes that can result in significant, positive impact on patient outcome. If the Metametrix test you want is not listed here please call we can get it for you. Genova Labs has nowed merged with Metametrix so you get two great labs in one! How to buy a labtest online. 1. Purchase on our secure website. 2. Lab order is provided by us. 3. You receive in the mail a collection kit to collect saliva, urine, or fingerstick at home and mail to the lab. Some tests require blood draw at a lab of your choosing. 4. You receive the results by email within 2-3 weeks. 5. Practitioner phone consultations available, some included with test. Not available in MD. Some tests not available in NY. How do I know what test I need? 1. If you are already working with a practitioner ask them for their recommendation. 2. Get recommendations from our wellness practitioners with a phone consultation. 3. Check out our Metametrix Test Selection Guide
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