Warburg micro syndrome 1 (WARBM1)

The Warburg micro syndrome 1 (WARBM1) is characterized by developmental defects and... more
Disease
The Warburg micro syndrome 1 (WARBM1) in Huskies is caused by a recessive SINE insertion in the RAB3GAP1 gene. Symptoms include developmental defects and polyneuropathy. Affected dogs exhibit polyneuropathy with ocular abnormalities and neuronal vacuolation. Additionally, a progressive severe ataxia develops, which leads to euthanasia of the puppies at an age between 8 to 16 month.
Breed
Husky
Heredity
autosomal recessive
Test duration
1-2 weeks after arrival of the sample in the lab
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