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Leopard - coat pattern spotting

Leopard - coat pattern spotting

Vendor
Equigerminal
Regular price
€35.00
Sale price
€35.00
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per 

DNA test
  • The DNA test verifies the presence of the dominant LP Gene. 
Sample
  • 20 to 30 - hair roots - envelope
or
  • 5 mL - blood - K3 EDTA tube

Turnaround time

  • 2 to 5  working days

Why test?

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Results description

The DNA test verifies the presence of the dominant LP Gene (designated LP) and presents results as one of the following:                                                            

  • N/ - Negative for LP.  Absence of the dominante LP gene, non spotted horse.
  • LP/N - Positive heterozygous for LP. Presence of one copy of the dominant LP gene responsible spotted coat. The horse can pass the LP gene  to 50% of their progeny when bred. 
  • LP/ -  Positive homozygous for LP. Presence of two copies of the dominant LP gene responsible for spotted coat.  The horse will pass the LP gene to 100% of its offspring.

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