The Institute of Human Genetics (IHG) began in 1990 as the Medical Genetics Unit of the University of the Philippines College of Medicine which in 1999 became as one of the service and research oriented institutes of the National Institutes of Health-University of the Philippines Manila (NIH-UP). Since then all services of the Medical Genetics Unit were transferred to the Institute and is now the largest provider of genetic services in the country.


Plasma Acylcarnitines Quantitation by Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LCMSMS)


  • This test is for diagnosis and monitoring of fatty acid oxidation disorders, some organic acidurias, and holocarboxylase synthetase deficiency.
  • Turn Around Time: 15 WORKING DAYS