HC Hereditary Cataract of Terrier

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Also known as HSF4 DNA test

Toetse omkeer : 3-6 dae of druk 3 dae
Rasse : Baie rasse, sien produk Beskrywing
Monsters : Buccal depper, of bloed in EDTA Tube, of bloed in droë buis

Duidelik
SKU hc-hereditary-cataract-terrier Kategorie:
N/N : Normal, no copies of the HC mutation. N/HC : Normal, one copy of the HC mutation. HC/HC : 2 copies of the HC mutation, the dog may develop this disease.

What is the HC Hereditary Cataract ?

The HC genetic disease affects about 8% of dogs in terrier breeds. This genetic disease was discovered in the late 1970s. The first signs of hereditary cataracts appear from a few weeks to a few months then the dog becomes completely blind after one or two years.

Similar HC Hereditary Cataract DNA test

Another test which is also named Hereditary Cataract exist and is however specific to the Australian Shepherd. You can found it here.

Realization of the genetic test

The HC genetic test is classically performed using a Buccal depper. However dry blood tube or EDTA blood tube can be used.

Beskikbare rasse vir die toets: HC Hereditary Cataract of Terrier


Die volgende rasse word erken:
  • American Staffordshire Terrier
  • Autre Race
  • Bouledogue Français
  • Inconnue
  • Staffordshire Bull Terrier
  • Terrier De Boston

Verstaan resultate van die toets: HC Hereditary Cataract of Terrier


N/N : Normal, no copies of the HC mutation. N/HC : Normal, one copy of the HC mutation. HC/HC : 2 copies of the HC mutation, the dog may develop this disease.
Toets naam: HC Hereditary Cataract of Terrier
Geenmutasie: HSF4 g.85286582_insC
Oorerwing: autosomale recessiewe (meer inligting)
ToetsuitslagHC Hereditary Cataract of Terrier statusHSF4 g.85286582_insC)Gesondheidstatus
N/NNo copy of the HC mutationDier is normaal (duidelik)
N/HC1 copy of the HC mutationDier is normaal (duidelik)
HC/HC2 copies of the HC mutationAnimal is, will or could be affected

Cross table of the test : HC Hereditary Cataract of Terrier


Mother N/NMother N/HCMother HC/HC
Father N/N100% N/N50% N/N
50% N/HC
100% N/HC
Father N/HC50% N/N
50% N/HC
25% N/N
50% N/HC
25% HC/HC
50% N/HC
50% HC/HC
Father HC/HC100% N/HC50% N/HC
50% HC/HC
100% HC/HC

Certificate example for the test : HC Hereditary Cataract of Terrier

Click on the example certificate below to open it.

Sertifikaat

References

Mellersh CS, Pettitt L, Forman OP, Vaudin M, Barnett KC. 2006. Identification of mutations in HSF4 in dogs of three different breeds with hereditary cataracts. Vet Ophthalmol. 9:369-378.

Mellersh CS, Graves KT, McLaughlin B, Ennis RB, Pettitt L, Vaudin M, Barnett KC. Mutation in HSF4 associated with early but not late-onset hereditary cataract in the Boston terrier. Journal of Heredity 2007; 98(5):531-533

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