How to Use and Interpret Molecular Tests for Common Genetic Disorders
This presentation will focus on recently available genetic tests in horses, including cerebellar abiotrophy (CA), congenital myotonia, congenital stationary night blindness (CSNB), dwarﬁsm, hoof wall separation disease (HWSD), Warmblood fragile foal syndrome, hydrocephalus, and immune-mediated myopathy.
This two-part course consists of one proceedings paper and the accompanying 2019 AAEP Convention presentation. The video has been split into two parts for ease of download and viewing; as one video part concludes, the next will unlock.
With the successful completion of this course, you will understand
- genetic terminology
- modes of inheritance
- tests based on breeds
- new genetic tests
- clinical cases
- ongoing studies
- 30 minutes: read the paper, view the presentation, complete the quiz
- Read the paper from the 2019 AAEP Convention proceedings, approximately 2,080 words
- View the presentation from the 2019 AAEP Convention, 20 minutes
- Complete quiz