NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Only one of the 21 genes reportedly linked to Brugada syndrome has enough supporting evidence for its inclusion in clinical genetic tests, according to a new analysis.

Brugada syndrome is arrhythmia condition that affects 1 in 2,000 people and can lead to sudden death. More than 20 genes have been reported to be associated with the condition, and many are included on Brugada syndrome gene panel tests.

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