MERLE - Merle Coat Colour/Générique

M locus

Description: 
DNA test can identify dogs carrying the genotype "Merle" (M Locus) and highlight double merles and cryptic merles
Symptomes: 
Patches of diluted pigment intermingled with normal melanin, blue eyes, often associated with a wide range of auditory and ophthalmologic abnormalities. Double merles are predominantly white
Age d'aparition: 
From birth
Fréquence: 
Not available
Gène impliqué: 
SILV
Mutation testée: 
SINE insertion
Transmission: 
Autosomal Dominant
Brevet: 
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