Neurofibromatosis type 1 is a condition caused by amutation in NF1 gene. The disease is characterized by achange in skin pigmentation (color) and growth of tumor in along nerves in skin, brain & other vital organs. The chances of developing cancer are elevated in this condition.
No specific treatment as it is a genetic disorder with high morbidity.
At Aaranya Biosciences we use Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) to analyze single gene disorders. Our screening test with NGS has an accuracy of 99%.