Archives of Virology

, 152:1229 | Cite as

Which PrP haplotypes in a French sheep population are the most susceptible to atypical scrapie?

  • C. R. Moreno
  • K. Moazami-Goudarzi
  • P. Laurent
  • G. Cazeau
  • O. Andreoletti
  • S. Chadi
  • J.-M. Elsen
  • D. Calavas
Rapid Communication

Summary

A French sheep case control study has been organised to estimate the effects of the PrP haplotypes on resistance to atypical scrapie. The ALHQ and AFRQ haplotypes are significantly more susceptible than the others.

Keywords

Prion Protein Scrapie Haplotype Group PRNP Gene Classical Scrapie 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • C. R. Moreno
    • 1
  • K. Moazami-Goudarzi
    • 1
  • P. Laurent
    • 1
  • G. Cazeau
    • 1
  • O. Andreoletti
    • 1
  • S. Chadi
    • 1
  • J.-M. Elsen
    • 1
  • D. Calavas
    • 1
  1. 1.INRA – Institut National Recherche AgronomiqueStadion d’Amelioration Genetique des AnimauxCastanet-TolosanFrance

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