Research program

Description: 
ANTAGENE is involved into discovering the causes of hereditary diseases and developp new DNA screening tests
Tests: 

SH - Histiocytic sarcoma

Title:
SH - Histiocytic sarcoma
Status:
Active
Description: 
Tumour affecting histiocytes, cells responsible for immune function. Development of tumours spread throughout several organs (spleen, lungs, liver, lymph nodes…)
Symptomes: 
Weight loss, lethargy, anorexia, occasionally fever, cough and pale mucous membranes
Age d'aparition: 
The average age of detection is 6.5 years
Examen: 
Histological or cytological analyses
Avancement: 
For over 8 years, the CNRS at Rennes has been conducting a genetic study. This research has allowed us to collect numerous samples (more than 1000 Bernese Mountain Dogs) of affected dogs as well as elderly healthy dogs. Thanks to the analysis of a large g
Collaboration: 
Dr C. André (CNRS of Rennes, France). http://dog-genetics.genouest.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=9&Itemid=17&lang=en
Contact: 
cani-dna@univ-rennes1.frmageane@antagene.com
Remarques: 
You find how to order the test for Histiocytic Sarcoma (a genetic tool to aid breeders in selection) by clicking on the "order" tab at the top of the Homepage.
Spécialité: 
Oncology
Prélèvements pour participer à la recherche: 
Blood sample in EDTA tube (2-4 mL)
Documents à joindre aux prélèvements: 
Clinical certificate, Sampling certificate, Copy of pedigree
Accroche: 
Immune cancer

Coxofemoral Dysplasia

Title:
Coxofemoral Dysplasia
Status:
Active
Description: 
Developmental disorder of hip resulting in a joint instability
Symptomes: 
Arthrosis, gait problems unrelated to the degree of dysplasia
Age d'aparition: 
-
Examen: 
Radiography
Avancement: 
Undergoing sampling
Collaboration: 
Dr C. André (CNRS of Rennes, France)
Contact: 
cani-dna@univ-rennes1.fr mageane@antagene.com
Remarques: 
-
Spécialité: 
Orthopaedics
Prélèvements pour participer à la recherche: 
Blood sample in EDTA tube (2-4 mL)
Documents à joindre aux prélèvements: 
Clinical certificate, Sampling certificate, Copy of pedigree
Accroche: 
Hip dysplasia
Race liée: 
Bernese Mountain Dog