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Companion Animal Medicine in the Age of Medical Genetics


Section of Medical Genetics, Veterinary Hospital 4031, University of Pennsylvania, 3900 Delancey Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104.


We'd like to explain what pathology means, In terms of what's wrong with the structure of genes; Know if a control or a structural locus Constitutes the exact pathological focus.

With the help of the enzymes that slice DNA, And cloning techniques, we now have a way To study the actual sequence of bases; To know when those purines are not in their places.1