Department of Genetics and Animal Breeding

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Sciences
Poznan University of Life Sciences

Services

Cytogenetic and molecular analysis of domestic and companion animals

(mostly dog, cat, pig, cattle and horse) with fertility problems and/or disorders of sex development. Our analyses include:

    • karyotype analysis
    • molecular identification of genes located on sex chromosomes (SRY, ZFX, ZFY, AMELX, AMELY)

Terms of service
Order sheet 

Dodatkowe pytania proszę kierować do prof. dr hab. Izabeli Szczerbal ,
phone: +48 61 846 6115 izabela.szczerbal@up.poznan.pl )

Molecular analyses in dogs:

    • parentage testing based on DNA microsatellite markers
    • identification of carriers for a mutation (4 bp deletion)  in RPE65 gene responsible for Congenital Stationary Night Blindness (CSNB) in Briards
    • estimation of obesity predisposition in Labrador Retrievers based on POMC gene genotype 

 Terms of service
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For additional questions please contact dr. habil. Joanna Nowacka-Woszuk,
phone: +48 61 848 7242, joanna.nowacka-woszuk@up.poznan.pl

Molecular identification of sex in birds

Terms of service
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For additional questions please contact dr. habil. Joanna Nowacka-Woszuk,
phone: +48 61 848 7242, joanna.nowacka-woszuk@up.poznan.pl

Molecular analysis of bulls

    • genotyping for beta-casein (CSN2) and kappa-casein (CSN3)

 Terms of service
 Order sheet 

For additional questions please contact dr. habil. Monika Dragan,

phone: +48 61 848 7242, monika.dragan@up.poznan.pl