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DNA & Tissue Bank


Inherited Diseases in the DNA bank

Behavior

Cardiology

Dermatology

Small Animal Surgery

Anesthesia

Large Animal Surgery

Oncology

Small Animal Medicine

Large Animal Medicine

Ophthalmology

Theriogenology

 

Behavior

  • Aggression
  • Obsessive compulsive behavior (light and tail chasing, digging behavior)
  • Separation anxiety and abnormal maternal behavior

Cardiology

  • Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathies in cats (includes hypertrophic and restrictive)
  • Congenital heart disease
  • Congenital vascular abnormalities
  • Degenerative valve disease in dogs
  • Dilated cardiomyopathy
  • Pericardial effusions

Dermatology

    Canine
  • Atopic dermatitis
  • Discoid lupus
  • Follicular dysplasia
  • Generalized demodicosis
  • Ichtyosis
  • Juvenile cellulites
  • Pemphigus folliaceus
  • Primary seborrhea
  • Sebaceous adenitis
    Feline
  • Atopic dermatitis
  • Pemphigus folliaceus
    Equine
  • Atopic dermatitis
  • Pemphigus folliaceus
  • Vitiligo

Small Animal Surgery

Soft Tissue

  • Cleft palate
  • Collapsing tracheas
  • Elongated soft palate
  • Gastric dilation volvuls
  • Idiopathic chylothorax
  • Idiopathic megacolon
  • Laryngeal saccule eversion
  • Liver neoplasia
  • Pyloric stenosis
  • Perineal hernia
  • Primary lung tumors
  • Spontaneous pneumothorax
  • Stenotic nares
  • Transitional cell carcinoma
  • Vascular ring anomalies

Orthopedics

  • Degenerative myelopathy
  • Elbow dysplasia
  • Hip dysplasia
  • Hypertrophic osteodystrophy
  • Intervertebral disk disease
  • Legg-Calve-Perthes disease
  • Luxated patellas
  • Osteochondrosis dessican (OCD)
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Panosteitis
  • Ruptured cranial cruciate ligament
  • Spinal cord tumors
  • Wobbler syndrome

Anesthesia

  • Alaskan malamutes and
  • Afghans,
  • Borzoi,
  • Huskies,
  • Greyhounds,
  • Scottish deer hounds,
  • Whippets
  • Persians
  • Himalayans that go to anesthesia

Large Animal Surgery

    Equine
  • Angular limb deformity
  • Aryepiglottic fold entrapment
  • Cribbers (aerophagia)
  • Cryptorchid
  • Dorsal displacement of soft palate
  • Ethmoidal hematoma
  • Flexural deformity
  • Hypoplastic epiglottis
  • Laminitis
  • Laryngeal hemiplegia
  • Navicular disease
  • Osteochondrosis
  • Parrot mouth (brachygnathism)
  • Sarcoids
  • Sinus cyst
  • Squamous cell carcinoma
  • Umbilical hernia
    Farm animals
  • Abomasal volvulus
  • Atresia coli/ani
  • Cleft palate
  • LDA
  • Lymphoma
  • RDA
  • Umbilical hernia
    Camelids
  • Choanal atresia
  • Umbilical hernia

Small Animal Medicine

  • Calcium oxalate urolithiasis
  • Cholangiohepatitis
  • Chronic renal disease
  • Chronic hepatitis
  • Copper storage hepatitis
  • Cushing's syndrome
  • Diabetes insipidus
  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Ectopic ureters
  • Hepatitis (breed related - Cocker Spaniels, Doberman, Labrador Retrievers and West Highland White Terriers)
  • Hypercalcemia (feline)
  • Hyperlipidemia (Shetland Sheepdogs and Schnauzers)
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoadrenocorticism (Standard Poodles)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Inflammatory bowel disease IBD)or any patient getting GI biopsies (stomach, small intestine or colon)
  • Idiopathic epilepsy
  • Immune mediated hemolytic anemia (IMHA)
  • Microvascular dysplasia
  • Nephritis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Portosystemic shunt
  • Renal dysplasia
  • Hemophilia A (Factor VIII deficiency)
  • Hemophilia B (Factor IX deficiency)
  • Scott syndrome (platelet function defect)
  • Von Willebrand disease (vWF deficiency)

Large Animal Medicine

  • Cervical compressive myelopathy (CVCM or Wobbler)
  • Equine immunodeficiencies
  • Equine motor neuron disease (EMND)
  • Equine protozoal myelitis (EPM)
  • Equine degenerative myelopathy (EDM)
  • Fell pony syndrome
  • Granulomatous enteritis
  • Lavender foal syndrome
  • Lymphoma
  • Morgan foal liver disease
  • Peripheral metabolic syndrome
  • Pituitary hyperplasia
  • Recurrent airway obstruction (RAO)
  • Recurrent uveitis
  • Theiler's disease

Oncology

  • Hemangiosarcoma
  • Lymphoma
  • Mast cell tumor
  • Osteosarcoma

Ophthalmology

  • Cataracts
  • Corneal dystrophy
  • Distichiasis
  • Equine recurrent uveitis
  • Geographic retinal dystrophy (canine)
  • Keratoconjunctivitis sicca
  • Lens luxation (primary)
  • Night blindness (equines)
  • Optic nerve hypoplasia
  • Primary glaucoma
  • Progressive retinal atrophy (canine and bovine)
  • Retinal dysplasia
  • Sudden acquired retinal degeneration
  • Nictitans gland prolapse
  • Uveodermatologic syndrome

Theriogenology

  • Azoospermia (canine)
  • Subclinical endometriosis (bovine)
  • Multiple ovulations (equine)