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Table 3 Number and percentage of dogs tested based on gender

From: Nationwide genetic testing towards eliminating Lafora disease from Miniature Wirehaired Dachshunds in the United Kingdom

  Number of dogs % of total Clear Carrier Homozygous
Total % Total % Total %
Male 191 26.1 126 66.0 55 28.8 10 5.2
Female 502 68.5 298 59.4 169 33.7 35 7.0
Unknown 40 5.5 24 60.0 10 25.0 6 15.0
Total 733   448   234   51  
  1. More females were tested as commonly fever males are used for breeding. Among the genotype groups, clear, carrier and homozygous, significantly more females were included compared to the same groups among males