UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine Veterinary Genetics Laboratory

The Veterinary Genetics Laboratory (VGL) provides animal parentage verification, identification, forensics services, genetic diagnostics and genetic disease research as a self-supporting unit of the School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of California, Davis. VGL is internationally recognized as a pioneer and expert in DNA-based animal testing. VGL also offers an extensive animal forensic services program, diagnostic tests for genetic diseases, and support for genetic research in domestic species, primates and wildlife.

*****NEW TESTS*****

Inherited Myopathy of Great Danes (IMGD)

Neonatal Encephalopathy with Seizures (NEWS) - Standard Poodle Labradoodle - Goldendoodle

Holstein Coat Color

Milk Protein

Weimaraner Hypomyelination Weimaraner Combo test HYM+HUU

Primary Lens Luxation - Terrier and other breeds

Progressive Retinal Atrophy - Irish Setter & Sloughi

Pyruvate Kinase Deficiency - Basenji

***New Beagle Tests *** Pyruvate Kinase Deficiency Imerslund-Gräsbeck Syndrome (IGS)

***New Border Collie Test*** Imerslund-Gräsbeck syndrome (IGS)

***New Pug Dog Test *** Pyruvate Kinase Deficiency


Veterinary Genetics Laboratory, Tel 530-752-2211, Email VGL