Neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis (NCL)

Die Neuronale Ceroid Lipofuszinose (NCL) oder Ataxie ist eine neurodegenerative Erkrankung... more
Disease
NCL is a neurodegenerative disease, caused by lysosomal storage dysfunction.
The clinical course includes increasing levels of agitation and possible outbursts of aggression, hallucinations, hyperactivity and epileptic fits. Most animals lose their ability to coordinate everyday muscular activities. As the extent of neurodegeneration increases, all affected dogs develop psychological abnormalities and ataxia.
Breed
Australian Cattle Dog, Australian Shepherd, Miniature American Shepherd
Heredity
autosomal recessive
Test duration
3 - 5 days after arrival of the sample in the lap, in case of sequencing 1-2 weeks (Australian Shepherd, Miniature American Shepherd)
1 – 2 weeks (Australian Cattle Dog)
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