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What are genetic diseases?

04.09.2020
Genetic diseases are caused by one or more changes (mutations) on the DNA. They can be monogenic, where one or more mutations are present in a single gene; polygenic, involving mutations of several genes; or the entire chromosome may be defective. Mutations can be hereditary (passed from parents to offspring) or occur spontaneously during embryonic development (de novo mutations).   The...
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Modes of inheritance - why it is important that I understand them?

10.08.2020
Purebred dogs as we know them today are the result of intensive selection over the last few hundred years, which from an evolutionary point of view represents a recent event. Each breed arose from a small number of founder animals selected by man based on their behavioural (e.g., guarding, hunting…) and morphological characteristics (e.g., body size and shape, coat colour, coat length…). With care...
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How does the sample affect the DNA test?

16.07.2020
Sample collection is the first step in DNA testing and is often done by the dog owner himself. Since a sample is a starting material for performing a DNA test, it is crucial that it is taken correctly. Samples of poor-quality cause problems throughout the laboratory procedure and in some cases can even lead to an erroneous result. To avoid problems and delays in DNA testing, we will point out the ...
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What is a DNA test?

02.07.2020
DNA testing in dogs has been on the rise in recent years as more and more breeders and canine organizations require certain DNA tests to register dogs or mate. Every day we are contacted by clients who would like to order a DNA test but do not know what DNA tests are or what they are intended for. They just know they need them. To some extent, the situation is understandable as it is a professiona...
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Das Labor arbeitet normal

18.03.2020
Sehr geehrte Kunden, wir möchten Sie darüber informieren, dass unser Labor trotz der Situation hinsichtlich der Verbreitung des Coronavirus normal funktioniert.
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Juvenile myoklonische Epilepsie (JME)

07.09.2018
Wir möchten Sie darauf hinweisen, dass Sie ab sofort einen Gentest für JUVENILE MYOCLONISCHE EPILEPSIE (JME) im RHODESIAN RIDGEBACK bestellen können. Weitere Informationen zum Test finden Sie unter Menü Testliste.
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SPAID bei Shar-Pei

06.09.2018
Wir möchten Sie darauf hinweisen, dass Sie ab sofort einen Gentest für SHAR-PEI AUTOINFLAMMATORY DISEASE (SPAID) bestellen können. Weitere Informationen zum Test finden Sie unter Menü Testliste.
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