Journal article

Muscular dystrophy associated with alpha-dystroglycan deficiency in Sphynx and Devon Rex cats

Paul T Martin, G Diane Shelton, Peterj Dickinson, Beverly K Sturges, Rui Xu, Richard A LeCouteur, Ling T Guo, Robert A Grahn, Harriet P Lo, Kathryn N North, Richard Malik, Eva Engvall, Leslie A Lyons

Neuromuscular Disorders | PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD | Published : 2008

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Funding Acknowledgements

This study was supported in part by funds from the Center for Companion Animal Health, University of California, Davis, CA (Dickinson, LeCouteur), the Muscular Dystrophy Association (Engvall, Shelton, Martin), the National Institutes of Health (Martin AR050202 and AR049722), the National Institutes of Health, National Center for Research Resources (Lyons RR016094) and the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (North 301946 and Lo 206527). The authors Would like to thank Sybil Drummond, the owner of the affected Devon Rex cat; Michelle Berge and Christine Lane, the owners of the Sphynx cats: Drs. Mark Krockenberger and Graerne Allan; Ms FernYang and Professor Clive Harper for contributions to this study.