About the Authors
- Anne Wöhlke, Ute Philipp, Ottmar Distl
- Institute for Animal Breeding and Genetics, University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, Hannover, Germany
- Patricia Bock, Andreas Beineke
- Department of Pathology, University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, Hannover, Germany
- Peter Lichtner, Thomas Meitinger
- Helmholtz Zentrum München, Institute of Human Genetics, Neuherberg, Germany
- Thomas Meitinger
- Technische Universität München, Institute of Human Genetics, München, Germany
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: OD AW UP. Performed the experiments: AW UP PL. Analyzed the data: OD AW PL TM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AW OD UP PB AB PL TM. Wrote the paper: OD AW. Pathological examinations: PB AB.