glucose-6-phosphatase in intact microsomes, GSD type 1


Liver glucose-6-phosphatase in intact microsomes

Also known as

von Gierke''s disease, translocase

Request a test

To request this test please send sample with a request providing patient ID (three identifiers), specimen information, assay required, relevant clinical details and sender information. Before sending sample please read details on requesting and labelling by clicking on the link. Please also refer to any additional information provided for this test.

Additional information

This tests is for GSD type 1b (non 1a) and is only available on fresh liver. Contact the laboratory before requesting this test (ext 2509).

Sending address

Chemical Pathology Reception
Level 1, Camelia Botnar Building
Great Ormond Street Hospital
Great Ormond Street

Laboratory service

Chemical Pathology

Sample requirements

Fresh liver. This assay MUST be arranged in advance with the laboratory

Reference range

see report or contact laboratory

Turnaround time

30 days

Disease / group

Glycogen Storage Disease type I, GSD I


Upon request

Call in advance?


Chemical Pathology

The Chemical Pathology Laboratory provides an extensive range of services covering both routine biochemistry and specialised analysis and interpretation.

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