Reminder: Login to access new features and members-only content!

Register to be a member of our community. Its easy!

Register a new account

Already a member?

Log In here!

Donate

Did you find our content interesting or helpful? Help support the IPFD enhance health, well-being and welfare for dogs everywhere.

Jump to content
  •   Language
  • Sign Up

International Partnership for Dogs - Enhancing Dog Health, Well-Being, and Welfare - Join Us.

Trapped Neutrophil Syndrome (TNS)

Breeds

Relevance Rating: There is some evidence or research available in this breed

Relevance Rating: The test is unknown, there is no evidence (i.e. research) available, or it has not been evaluated yet. These tests may or may not be meaningful for these breeds

General

Disease Name
Trapped Neutrophil Syndrome (TNS)
Mutation
g.4411950_4411953delGTTT
Test Type
Genetic Disease/Disorder
Details
Trapped Neutrophil Syndrome (TNS) is a mutation causing the dog's infection-fighting white blood cells to not be released from the bone marrow. The dog's immune system is unable to fight off infections and the dog eventually dies, usually when they are a few months old. Age of onset from birth, but symptoms may not be apparent until 7 months. An affected puppy may not show any specific symptoms, other than susceptibility to infection, but may be smaller and less healthy than unaffected puppies.
Details 2
Trapped Neutrophil Syndrome (TNS) is a mutation causing the dog's infection-fighting white blood cells to not be released from the bone marrow. The dog's immune system is unable to fight off infections and the dog eventually dies, usually when they are a few months old. Age of onset from birth, but symptoms may not be apparent until 7 months. An affected puppy may not show any specific symptoms, other than susceptibility to infection, but may be smaller and less healthy than unaffected puppies.
Published
Shearman J.R. and A.N. Wilton. A canine model of Cohen syndrome: Trapped Neutrophil Syndrome. BMC Genomics 2011 12:258.
×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use.