PRA-rcd1 - Progressive Retinal Atrophy/Setter Irlandais

Progressive loss of vision

Description: 
Rod and cone dysplasia type 1
Symptomes: 
Progressive loss of vision (at night and then in daylight) culminating in blindness
Age d'aparition: 
Between 1 and 12 months old
Fréquence: 
7,5% carriers in American population
Gène impliqué: 
PDE6B
Mutation testée: 
c.2420G>A
Transmission: 
Autosomal Recessive
Brevet: 
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Remarques: 
Another DNA test (PRA-rcd4) is available to detect another form of PRA in this breed.