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Krizikova 70
612 00 Brno
Czech Republic
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GenoCan Ltd
Krizikova 70
612 00 Brno
Czech Republic

Miroslav Hornak, Ph.D.
tel.:     +420 776 850 577
email:  info@genocan.eu

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Genetic test for Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy

Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy

The disease is characterized by myoclonic seizures, which cause rapid uncontrolled muscle jerks and twitches. Muscle jerks usually affects proximal limb, trunk, head and face. The inheritance is autosomal recessive. Approximatelly, 15% of Rhodesian ridgebacks are carriers and about 2-3% are affected.

Tested gene and mutation: DIRAS1, c.564_567delAGAC

Breed: Rhodesian Ridgeback


If you are interested in this genetic test you can find all the information in the section order a test.