Feline Basepaws Baseline Breed & Health DNA Test

Canva Design DAFINskPhR8The Basepaws Feline Baseline Breed & Health DNA test is the most comprehensive DNA test available with 64 genetic markers representing over 40 clinically relevant diseases. 

Here you will find a summary of the genetic diseases that the Basepaws test identifies with the corresponding genetic marker. 

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Disease Gene
Autoimmune Lymphoproliferative Syndrome (ALPS) FASLG
Leukocyte Adhesion Deficiency (LAD) ITGB2


Disease Gene
Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (HCM) MYBPC3, MYH7


Disease Gene
Epidermolysis Bullosa Simplex KRT14
Inflammatory Linear Verrucous Epidermal Nevus (ILVEN) NSDHL


Disease Gene
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH) CYP11B1
Hypogonadotropic Hypogonadism, congenital (TAC3-related) TAC3
Hypothyroidism, congenital TPO


Disease Gene
Factor XII Deficiency F12
Glanzmann Thrombasthenia ITGA2B
Haemophilia B F9
Methemoglobinemia CYB5R3


Disease Gene
Alpha-mannosidosis MAN2B
Dihydropyrimidinuria DPYS
Gangliosidosis, types GM1 and GM2 (variants 0 and AB) HEXB (associated with GM2, variant 0), GM2A (associated with GM2, variant AB), GLB1 (associated with GM1)
Hyperlipoproteinaemia LPL
Mucopolysaccharidosis, types I, VI and VII ARSB (associated with Mucopolysaccharidosis VI); GUSB (associated with Mucopolysaccharidosis VII; IDUA (associated with Mucopolysaccharidosis I)
Neuronal Ceroid Lipofuscinosis (NCL) CLN6
Niemann-Pick Disease, types C1, C2, A SMPD1 (associated with type A), NPC1 (associated with type C1), NPC2 (associated with type C2)
Porphyria, congenital erythropoietic (CEP) or acute intermittent (AIP) UROS (associated with CEP), HMBS (associated with AIP)
Pyruvate Kinase (PK) Deficiency  PKLR
Wilson's Disease ATP7B

Musculoskeletal and Connective Tissue

Disease Gene
Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (classic type) COL5A1
Fibrodysplasia Ossificans ACVR1
Hypokalemic Periodic Paralysis (HYPP) WNK4
Myotonia Congenita CLCN1
Vitamin D-Dependent Rickets (VDDR), types IA and IB CYP27B1 (associated with Type 1A), CYP2R1 (associated with Type 1B)


Disease Gene
Glaucoma, primary congenital LTBP2
Late-Onset Photoreceptor Degeneration (rdAc) CEP290
Progressive Retinal Atrophy (AIPL1-related) AIPL1
Progressive Retinal Atrophy (KIF3B-related) KIF3B


Disease Gene
Cystinuria, types IA and B SLC3A1 (associated with Cystinuria type IA), SLC7A9 (associated with Cystinuria type B)
Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) PKD1
Primary Hyperoxaluria, type II (Oxalosis II) GRHPR

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