Maple Syrup Urine Disease (MSUD)

Item No.  294  |  Catalog No. 

  • Screening tool for genetic health in beef cattle
  • Helps producers manage and avoid matings where offspring could be affected by MSUD
  • You can order this item individually or in addition to a genomic profile below
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At approximately 2-4 days of age, affected calves (those with two copies of the gene) will become lethargic, often lying on their side with their heads back. Unfortunately, diagnosis often involves laboratory investigation as these issues are caused by a defect in an enzyme that breaks down complex amino acids in the diet. It is the buildup of these amino acids that creates brain damage and urine odor.
Brand GeneSeek® Genomic Profiler™
Breeds Supported Hereford
Species Bovine, Beef


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