How it works in 5 simple steps.

DNA is collected from saliva, analysed and interpreted by our experts in Genetics. Results available in 3 to 4 months.

Medical appointment & prescription
Medical appointment & prescription
Order kit & Saliva collection
Order kit & Saliva collection
DNA Sequencing & Analysis
DNA Sequencing & Analysis
Clinical Report
Clinical Report
DNA data storage
DNA data storage
Medical appointment and prescription
Medical appointment and prescription
1
Genetic counselling with a physician specialist in Genetics.
Order kit and saliva collection
Order kit and saliva collection
2
After ordering the DNA.files ATHLETE kit, the athlete's saliva sample is collected by using a suitable swab. The collection process is simple, painless and non-invasive.
DNA sequencing and analysis
DNA sequencing and analysis
3
DNA is extracted from saliva and all the 20,000 coding genes are sequenced (read) by Next Generation Sequencing. Our Genetic team search for mutations in the genes included in the DNA.files ATHLETE panel.
Clinical Report
Clinical Report
4
Genetic results are interpreted and validated by our Genetic team. Detected mutations and the associated disease are included in an easy-to-read report to support diagnosis and clinical decision.
DNA data storage
DNA data storage
5
After DNA reading (sequencing), the complete sequence of the 20,000 coding genes is stored securely and anonymously for lifelong consultation, whenever clinically needed.

What is included

DNA.files ATHLETE is more than a simple DNA analysis. This service includes: genetic counseling, saliva collection device, DNA sequencing and analysis, interpretation of genetic results, clinical report and storage of genetic sequence.
Sequence
Sequence
of all 20,000 human genes by the Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) technology.
Clinical Report
Clinical Report
with the identified mutations and their impact on the athletes's cardiovascular health.
Storage
Storage
of the complete sequence of genes anonymously, encrypted and confidentially.

DNA.files ATHLETE Panel includes 62 genes related with 12 hereditary heart conditions.

Know more about the screened diseases.

Prevention is the first step towards a heart full of health.