What is the AMPN Alaskan Malamute Polyneuropathy ?
The AMPN occurs in dogs between the ages of 7 and 18 months. The symptoms are an intolerance to exercise, an ataxia, a loss of muscle mass and a change of voice due to infection of the larynx.
This test is specific to the Malamute.
Type of sample
- Buccal swab
- Blood in EDTA tube
- Blood in dry tube
Available breed for the test : AMPN Alaskan Malamute Polyneuropathy
The following breed is recognized :
Understanding results of the test : AMPN Alaskan Malamute Polyneuropathy
Gene Mutation : NDRG1 c.293G>T
Heredity : autosomal recessive (more information)
|Test result||AMPN Alaskan Malamute Polyneuropathy status (NDRG1 c.293G>T)||Health status|
|N/N||No copy of the AMPN mutation||Animal is normal (clear)|
|N/AMPN||1 copy of the AMPN mutation||Animal is normal (clear)|
|AMPN/AMPN||2 copies of the AMPN mutation||Animal is, will or could be affected|
Cross table of the test : AMPN Alaskan Malamute Polyneuropathy
|Mother N/N||Mother N/AMPN||Mother AMPN/AMPN|
|Father N/N||100% N/N||50% N/N|
|Father N/AMPN||50% N/N|
|Father AMPN/AMPN||100% N/AMPN||50% N/AMPN|
Certificate example for the test : AMPN Alaskan Malamute Polyneuropathy
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