Neonatal cortical cerebellar abiotrophy (NCCD

Cerebellar abiotrophy in Beagle is is caused byloss of brain tissue leading to dysfunction of... more
Disease
Cerebellar abiotrophy is a genetic disease that causes programmed cell-death of Purkinje-cells in the cerebellum. This loss of brain tissue leads to dysfunction of balance and motor funktion. Affected dogs exhibit symptoms soon after birth or in very early age. These include tremor, ataxia and spastic paralysis.
Breed
Beagle, Magyar Viszla
Heredity
autosomal recessive
Test duration
1-2 week after arrival of the sample in the lab
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