Progress on a Diagnostic Test for DSLD/ESPA

Scientists at the University of Georgia's College of Veterinary Medicine are studying a new diagnostic test that will detect a common disease of the musculoskeletal system of the horse before he exhibits lameness or other performance problems. The test will detect excess accumulation of proteoglycans--molecules that help organize connective tissue so that it is elastic, yet strong--and thus

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