Journal article

Conformational risk factors of brachycephalic obstructive airway syndrome (BOAS) in pugs, French bulldogs, and bulldogs

Nai-Chieh Liu, Eileen L Troconis, Lajos Kalmar, David J Price, Hattie E Wright, Vicki J Adams, David R Sargan, Jane F Ladlow

PLOS ONE | PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE | Published : 2017

University of Melbourne Researchers

Grants

Awarded by Kennel Club Charitable Trust


Funding Acknowledgements

The Kennel Club Charitable Trust (RG71960, https://kcchantabletrust.org.uk) provided financial support and sources for data collection to DRS, LK. NCL, and JFL. Cambridge Overseas Trust (https://www.cambridgetrust.org/ about/cambridge-overseas-trust/) supported NCL for her PhD. The current study was conducted during her PhD but was not included in her thesis. VJA runs her own commercial consultancy company, Vet Epi. VJA was involved in data acquisition and manuscript preparation and was remunerated for her work on the project from the research grants. Vet Epi did not have any additional role in the study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript. The specific roles of these authors are articulated in the 'author contributions' section.