FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: The Nutrigenomic Test Kit
What type of sample is needed?
A simple cheek swab sample is all that is needed. Cutting edge swabs are provided per kit so the lab has sufficient DNA in only 1 swab.
Is shipping the sample included in the cost of the kit?
Yes. All US providers will receive pre-paid Fed X shipping envelopes to ship swab specimens and patient requisition forms. There is no additional fee for this service.
NOTE: International practitioners please contact customer service at Support@GenomixNutrition to see if the test can be administered within your country.
How long do results take to reach your practitioner?
7-10 business days in most cases. Once the lab receives the patient's swab specimen the lab analysis will begin. As a validated Genomix Nutition Provider (GNP), you will receive an email that your patient's report is ready to view/print and you may schedule a genetic assessment appointment with your patient to review their results.
Can this test be purchased by consumers online?
No. This test may only be provided through a validated Genomix Nutrition Provider (GNP). This is to assure that the practitioner has all the necessary tools and education to explain the nutrigenomic results correctly and provide the patient the best protocol.
How To Perform A Nutrigenomic Test:
Step 1: Call or log into your Genomix Nutrition account and order our nutrigenomic test kits free of charge. This kit includes a custom designed box, swab, patient requisition form, specimen envelope and patient brochure.
Step 2: Swab the patient’s inside cheek with the swab provided and ship the specimen and patient requisition form in the pre-paid Fed X envelopes provided. You may give the patient the kit box and patient brochure to take home.
Step 3: Receive an email that your patient’s nutrigenomic test report is available for review.
Step 4: Log in to our Practitioner Portal at www.GenomixNutrition.com to view the report and print a copy of the results.
Step 5: Schedule an appointment with your patient to review their results.
The results of nutrigenomic testing should help put your patient's mind at ease. This genetic test will provide their personalized DNA results in an easy to read report and give you the ability to offer validated health information and nutritional recommendations.
Personal Statement From Our Expert
has forever changed the landscape of nutritional supplementation and functional
medicine. By genetically identifying the enzymatic and functional protein
weaknesses present in any individual, we, as professionals, can accurately
identify the exact nutritional needs of that patient. Nutrigenomics, because of
its scientific method, allows better functional outcomes for patients without
the risk and financial burden of “over supplementing”. Genetic testing has also
allowed us to develop complete and targeted supplementation formulas.
This profound tool will become standard for most practitioners who recognize
the power of proper nutrition in health and wellness. I am personally thrilled
to be part of this exciting advancement in medicine."
Stewart, MD / Chief Science Officer
You must register to become a Genomix Nutrition Provider (GNP) and receive your first shipment of nutrigenomic test kits and view the "Practitioner Only" areas of this website.
View this 2 minute video for a behind the scenes look at our lab and processing of DNA.
The Journey of Your DNA by Genomix Nutrition from Neurobiologix on Vimeo.