The book represents a comprehensive compendium of the topic and the first ever to put together two decades worth of molecular biological knowledge on this subject. The authors are a veterinarian (Anna Laukner) and two molecular biologists (Christoph Beitzinger and Petra Kühnlein) with many years of practical and academic experience in the field of canine colour genetics. The increasing demand for genetic testing of canine colour genes as well as the great interest of dog breeders and dog fanciers in the field of canine colour genetics inspired the authors to write this compendium. For dog breeders, breed club officials, dog show judges, interested dog, veterinarians and biologists.
Dr. Anna Laukner works as a practical veterinarian and cynologist. She took her doctors degree in the topic of fur colors and has already published numerous scientific papers. Dr. Christoph Beitzinger and Dr. Petra Kühnlein work as molecular biologists) in the genetics department at LABOKLIN (Laboratory for Clinical Diagnostic).
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