Neuronal ceroid lipifuscinosis (NCL) partnerlab ***

NCL (also called Ataxia) is a neurodegenerative disease: the clinical course includes increasing... 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
American Staffordshire Terrier
Heredity
autosomal recessive
Test duration
1-2 weeks after arrival of the sample in the lab
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