COVID 19 UPDATE - our AUS and US offices & genetic testing laboratories remain open. We realise that things are changing quickly, but we remain operating as usual. We will keep up you updated even as other restrictions to different services are introduced.
COVID 19 UPDATE - our AUS and US offices & genetic testing laboratories remain open.We realise that things are changing quickly, but we remain operating as usual.We will keep up you updated even as other restrictions to different services are introduced.

Store


Long Hair Gene (Canine C95F)

US$ 75.00 RRP

US$ 67.50 (USER PRICE)

Description:

Tests for coat type - length and density.  The FGF5 variation is autosomal recessive so two copies will express the FGF5 gene and that dog will have a long coat.

Test Overview:

Determines canine hair length.

Category:

Trait (Associated with Phenotype)

Gene:

FGF5

Variant Detected:

p.Cys95Phe (Point Mutation)

Severity:

It is a trait and so is tested based on preference, not usually for health concerns.

Mode of Inheritance:

Autosomal Recessive

Research Citation(s):


Science. 2009 Oct; 326(5949):150-3. [PubMed: 19713490]
Anim Genet. 2013 Aug; 44(4):425-31. [PubMed: 23384345]
Anim Genet. 2006 Aug; 37(4):309-15. [PubMed: 16879338]

Associated Breed(s):

Airedale Terrier, Alaskan Malamute, American Bulldog , Australian Cattle Dog, Australian Cobberdog, Australian Shepherd, Australian Silky Terrier, Belgian Malinois Shepherd, Belgian Tervueren Shepherd , Boerboel, Border Collie, Bullmastiff, Cairn Terrier, Cardigan Welsh Corgi, Cardigan Welsh Corgi, Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, Chesapeake Bay Retriever , Chihuahua, Chihuahua, Chinese Crested, Chow Chow, Chow Chow, Collie Rough, Collie Smooth, Dachshund , Dalmatian, Dobermann, French Bulldog, German Shepherd Dog, Giant Schnauzer, Hungarian Vizsla, Japanese Chin, Japanese Shiba Inu, Kerry Blue Terrier, Koolie , Labradoodle , Labrador Retriever, Mastiff , Miniature Dachshund Long Hair, Miniature Dachshund Smooth Hair, Norfolk Terrier , Norwich Terrier, Parson Russell Terrier, Pembroke Welsh Corgi, Pug, Rottweiler , Saint Bernard , Saluki, Samoyed, Schipperke, Scottish Deerhound, Scottish Terrier , Shar Pei, Shiba Inu, Silky Terrier , Standard Dachshund Smooth Hair, Swedish Lapphund, Swedish Vallhund, Weimaraner, West Highland White Terrier , Whippet , White Swiss Shepherd, Yorkshire Terrier,