Coming Fall 2021 BeaCon is helping to support the videotaping of Dr. Jerry Bell’s Health Seminar at the BCCA 2021 National Specialty in September. Support is with a pedigree database, BeaCon’s registry report, and financially. Dr. Bell will utilize other available resources. The topic will be genetic diversity, particularly in the US. The videotape will be available afterward for study and details will be posted. (7/31/21)
SLO Support Groups on Facebook SLO DOGS Symmetrical Lupoid Onychodystrophy
Both are private groups and have information about treatment protocols that are effective along with other helpful hints.
Dr. Oberbauer’s lab has recently published papers on autoimmune problems in Beardies (SLO, Addisons)
Novel Locus Associated with Symmetrical Lupoid Onychodystrophy in the Bearded Collie. Gershony, et.al. Genes, vol 10, 2019.
DLA class II risk haplotypes for autoimmune diseases in the Bearded Collie offer insight to autoimmunity signatures across dog breeds. Gershony, et.al. Canine Genetics and Epidemology, 2019.
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