Progressive retinal atrophy (PRA-rcd3)

Progressive retinal atrophy (PRA-rcd3) is a hereditary disease which can be tested with a DNA test. A disease belongs to the group of a progressive retinal atrophy and it occurs IN? Cardigan Welsh Corgis. A progressive degeneration of the photoreceptor cells (rods and plugs) in the eye characterizes the disease, resulting in the blindness of young dogs already.

Inheritance: autosomal recessive - read more

Mutation:  PDE6A  gene

Genetic test: The method used for genetic testing is extremely accurate and allows complete differentiation between affected animals, carriers and healthy dogs. DNA testing can be done at any age.

Disease control: read more

DNA test sample: EDTA whole blood (1.0 ml) or buccal swabs. Detailed information about sampling can be found here.


52.00 €

  • You can order free sampling kit.
  • Only one sample is required for each animal, even if you order several tests.
  • Samples are stored for the option to order additional tests.
  • We offer expert assistance in interpreting the results.
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