Genomics of skin disorders

Jul 9, 2017 by in EQUINE MEDICINE Comments Off on Genomics of skin disorders

Noticeable lesions indicative of the disease generally appear at approximately 1.5 years of age (White et al., 2004; White et al., 2007). This means that HERDA-affected horses rarely show signs at birth…

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Coat color genomics

Jul 9, 2017 by in EQUINE MEDICINE Comments Off on Coat color genomics

Cream (C) is inherited as an incompletely dominant gene. In the heterozygous condition cream dilutes phaeomelanin from red to yellow, which results in palominos, buckskins, and smoky seal browns. Homozygotes…

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Genomics of skeletal disorders

Jul 9, 2017 by in EQUINE MEDICINE Comments Off on Genomics of skeletal disorders

Genetic analyses among foals at an age between 4 and 9 months and in 2-year-old horses demonstrated genetic correlations between the signs for osteochondrotic lesions in foals and OCD (joint…

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