the great plains laboratory, inc.
The Great Plains Laboratory, Inc. is a world leader in providing testing for metabolic, genetic, mitochondrial, and environmental factors in chronic illnesses. We offer a variety of state-of-the-art metabolic and genetic tests such as the Organic Acids Test, GPL-TOX (Toxic Organic Chemical Profile), IgG Food Allergies Test, and GPL-SNP1000, our DNA Sequencing Profile. Our ultimate goal is to help you provide your patients with the most personalized medicine possible and improve their quality of life. To find a specialist or to obtain a physician referral, contact our customer service department at 913-341-8949 or click here.
Free 30 minute phone consultations are available to assist in the interpretation of your test results.
Individuals with autism often have many underlying biological problems which contribute to their difficulties. This presentation, geared toward the parent or caregiver with a newly diagnosed child, will explain what many of these problems are and how biomedical intervention can improve the long-term outcome of a child’s health.
Certain environmental chemicals can lead to a variety of health disorders. The link to autism-spectrum disorders is becoming more widely accepted even in mainstream circles where certain chemicals have been correlated with increased rates of autism diagnosis. This presentation will explore various environmental chemicals and testing options.
The nuances of the neurotransmitter section of the Organic Acids Test are often misunderstood. Both elevations and deficits of these metabolites are highly influenced by genetics, drugs, microbial landscape, and amino acid availability. Jessica Bonovich, R.N., B.S.N., consultant for The Great Plains Laboratory will explain each of these factors and provide examples in support.