What is the SCA Spinocerebellar Ataxia ?
The SCA appears between the age of 2 to 9 months. At the beginning, the young puppies has difficulty to climb the stairs, to jump and they present a lack of coordination.
The SCA progresses slowly. The Jack Russell Terrier affected by SCA present sign of myokymia.
Math o sampl
- Swab buccal
- Gwaed mewn tiwb EDTA
- Gwaed mewn tiwb sych
Available breeds for the test : SCA Spinocerebellar Ataxia - Dog
The following breeds are recognized :
- Jack Russell
- Jack Russell Terrier
- Parson Jack Russell Terrier
Deall canlyniadau'r prawf: SCA Spinocerebellar Ataxia - Dog
Treiglo genynnau: KCNJ10 c.627C>G
Etifeddeg ymosodiol hydrechol (rhagor o wybodaeth)
|Canlyniad prawf||SCA Spinocerebellar Ataxia - Dog statwsKCNJ10 c.627C>G)||Statws iechyd|
|N/N||No copy of the SCA mutation||Animal is normal (clear)|
|N/SCA||1 copy of the SCA mutation||Animal is normal (clear)|
|SCA/SCA||2 copies of the SCA mutation||Animal is, will or could be affected|
Cross table of the test : SCA Spinocerebellar Ataxia - Dog
|Mother N/N||Mother N/SCA||Mother SCA/SCA|
|Father N/N||100% N/N||50% N/N|
|Father N/SCA||50% N/N|
|Father SCA/SCA||100% N/SCA||50% N/SCA|
Certificate example for the test : SCA Spinocerebellar Ataxia - Dog
Click on the example certificate below to open it.
Gilliam, D et al. “A homozygous KCNJ10 mutation in Jack Russell Terriers and related breeds with spinocerebellar ataxia with myokymia, seizures, or both”Journal of veterinary internal medicine vol. 28,3 (2014): 871-7.