JEB (Junctional Epidermolysis bullosa) is a blistering disorder of the skin and mucous membranes... more
JEB (Junctional Epidermolysis bullosa) is a blistering disorder of the skin and mucous membranes in which tissue separation occurs within the lamina lucida of the basement membrane zone at the dermal-epidermal junction. Affected dogs show erosion and encrustation in the field of the balls, knees, elbows, ankle joints, carpal bones, hips, lips and tongue.
German Shorthaired Pointer
autosomal recessive; the genetic test detects a SNP mutation that is inherited together with the responsible mutation.
3-5 days after arrival of the sample in the lab (in case of sequencing 1-2 weeks)