AAT deficiency

The alpha 1-antitrypsin deficiency (A1AD) is a hereditary genetic disease caused by decreased levels or the absence of alpha-1-antitrypsin (A1AT). The A1AD may be asymptomatic or responsible for pulmonary or liver diseases.

This profile identifies the risk of an A1AT-dependent pulmonary or liver diseases, linked to genetic variations in the gene encoding the serpin A1.

This test is carried out on a sub-contracted basis by an accredited laboratory.