Monday, September 30, 2013

Science Research about Canine Genetics

Researchers pinpoint possible cause of canine hereditary ataxia, a fatal neurodegerative disease affecting muscle coordination.
http://www.healthcanal.com/genetics-birth-defects/47422-researchers-pinpoint-protein-associated-with-canine-hereditary-ataxia.html

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Identifying the gene responsible for dwarfism in 19 breeds of dogs including the Dachshund, Corgi and Basset Hound
http://www.sciencemag.org/content/325/5943/995.abstract
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Learn why some dogs are born without tails
http://www.unboundmedicine.com/evidence/ub/citation/18854372/Ancestral_T_box_mutation_is_present_in_many_but_not_all_short_tailed_dog_breeds_

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Only three genes control coat variation in dogs
http://www.sciencemag.org/content/326/5949/150.abstract
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The dog genome project - everything you ever wanted to know about the canine genome
http://research.nhgri.nih.gov/dog_genome/
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Village dog diversity project - understanding the evolution of dogs requires genetic analysis of global village dogs
http://villagedogs.canmap.org/Gallery.aspx

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