Mucopolysaccharidosis Type VI (D520N) NO ASSOCIATION (MILD FORM)

Test Overview:

No health problems are associated with the D520N (c.1558G>A) variant, however, breeders that obtain positive results for this variant are speculating as to possible correlation with health concerns.


Haemolymphatic - Associated with the blood and lymph



Variant Detected:

Base Substitution G>A


Moderate. This disease can cause significant signs of discomfort and/or dysfunction in affected animals. It may involve relatively high treatment/management costs, and can sometimes reduce life expectancy.

Mode of Inheritance:

Autosomal Recessive

Research Citation(s):

BMC Vet Res. 2016; 12: 136

Associated Breed(s):

Domestic Medium / Long Hair, Domestic Short Hair, Siamese,