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*****

Persian Derived - Progressive Retinal Atrophy (PRA-pd)

Scottish Fold

Connemara Pony Hoof Wall Separation Disease

Cone Rod Dystrophy 1 and 2 (American Staffordshire, American Pit Bull Terriers)

Belgian Malinois Test for Behavior Propensity

Beagle Primary Open Angle Glaucoma

Cone Degeneration in Alaskan Malamute, Miniature Australian Shepherd, Siberian Husky and Alaskan Sled dogs

Italian Greyhound Tests Susceptibility to Primary Closed Angle Glaucoma and Susceptibility to PRA

Inherited Myopathy of Great Danes (IMGD)

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

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