Mayo Clinic's primary value is “the needs of the patient come first.” This is equally important in our consumer products.
That is why we have provided you with a full understanding of what you will need to consent to when you purchase Mayo
Clinic GeneGuide™. We highly encourage you to read each policy.
MAYO CLINIC GENEGUIDE™ IS AN ONLINE GENETIC TESTING AND EDUCATION TOOL.
Mayo Clinic GeneGuide™ is not intended to diagnose health conditions or diseases, and should not be considered a
substitute for health care provider visits. If you have specific concerns about your health, discuss them with a health
MAYO CLINIC GENEGUIDE™ DOES NOT PROVIDE COMPREHENSIVE GENETIC TESTING.
Mayo Clinic GeneGuide™ identifies common genetic changes associated with each condition the product covers. Each
gene/variant/condition was carefully selected by our expert genetics team. Mayo Clinic GeneGuide™ does not
entire human genome. Therefore, this test does not eliminate the risk that you have variants for which Mayo Clinic
GeneGuide™ does not test.
MAYO CLINIC GENEGUIDE™ RESULTS MAY HAVE IMPLICATIONS FOR YOUR FAMILY.
Your results may have implications for your relatives, such as your parents, siblings and/or children.
YOU MAY BE CONTACTED BY A HEALTH CARE PROVIDER ASSOCIATED WITH MAYO CLINIC GENEGUIDE™.
As part of Mayo Clinic GeneGuide™ services, you may be contacted by PWNHealth, a health care provider associated
Mayo Clinic GeneGuide™, to discuss your family or medical history or discuss your results. However, it is expected
most individuals who use Mayo Clinic GeneGuide™ will not have additional contact with these providers.
HELIX WILL PROVIDE YOUR GENETIC INFORMATION TO MAYO CLINIC GENEGUIDE™.
Helix, as the testing laboratory, will provide your genetic information to Mayo Clinic GeneGuide™ for
your genetic results.
MAYO CLINIC DOES NOT TAKE RESPONSIBILITY FOR YOUR HEALTH OUTCOMES.
Mayo Clinic GeneGuide™ is a tool that identifies genetic variants that may affect your health. It is not intended
replace a health care provider or create a relationship with any Mayo Clinic health care provider. You do not become a
patient of Mayo Clinic when you use this product.
You should work with your health care provider to understand any recommendations you receive as a result of your use of
Mayo Clinic GeneGuide™.