Test ID: GM1B    
Ganglioside Antibody Panel, Serum

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Supporting the diagnosis of an autoimmune neuropathy

Profile Information A profile is a group of laboratory tests that are ordered and performed together under a single Mayo Test ID. Profile information lists the test performed, inclusive of the test fee, when a profile is ordered and includes reporting names and individual availability.

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
IGG_MIgG Monos. GM1NoYes
IGM_MIgM Monos. GM1NoYes
IGG_AIgG Asialo. GM1NoYes
IGM_AIgM Asialo. GM1NoYes
IGG_DIgG Disialo. GD1bNoYes
IGM_DIgM Disialo. GD1bNoYes

Reflex Tests Lists tests that may or may not be performed, at an additional charge, depending on the result and interpretation of the initial tests.

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
IGMTSIgG Monos GM1 Titer, SNoNo
IMMTSIgM Monos GM1 Titer, SNoNo
IGATSIgG Asialo GM1 Titer, SNoNo
IMATSIgM Asialo GM1 Titer, SNoNo
IGDTSIgG Disialo GD1b Titer, SNoNo
IMDTSIgM Disialo GD1b Titer, SNoNo

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

Screening tests are performed for IgG and IgM antibodies to GM1 and GD1b. If positive, the appropriate titer will be performed at an additional charge.


For more information, see Ganglioside Antibody Panel Algorithm.

Special Instructions Library of PDFs including pertinent information and forms related to the test

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA)

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

Ganglioside Ab Panel, S

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Anti-GM1 Antibody
Asialo GM-1 Antibody
Disialo GD1b
GM1 Antibody Panel
Monosialo GM-1 Antibody