KC Health Projects

KC Health Projects have been added in the Health section.

There is a list of research projects on the Kennel Club website and although there are not any specific to Irish Setters some owners might be able to contribute to research covering all breeds.

Bringing about research collaboration (BARC)

Genetics and pathogenesis of canine diabetes:  Dr Brian Catchpole at the RVC

Tumour samples: Dr David Sargan at Cambridge

Investigating the effects of Imepitoin (Pexion) on the behaviour of dogs with idiopathic epilepsy;   Dr Rowena Packer and Dr Holger Volk at RVC

Kinematic and genetic analyses of degenerative myelopathy (DM): Dr Nicolas Grainger at  Bristol