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https://www.vetmed.wisc.edu/lab/corl/canine-genetic-testing/?fbclid=IwAR2kSkhycxEcTEAT6XSlGMMzd-bwHmDpIU3aA8wHTWacul8j-_exZLzknRI

 

University of Wisconsin is announcing agenetic test predictive of cruciate ligament  rupture in Labradors.   It's the first test I've heard of for a polygenetic condition.   No idea how good it is.  In their dataset they found 62% heritability of CL rupture. If so, the test could be very useful.

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