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The Scientific World Journal
Volume 2012, Article ID 383174, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1100/2012/383174
Research Article

Neuronal Ceroid Lipofuscinosis in Border Collie Dogs in Japan: Clinical and Molecular Epidemiological Study (2000–2011)

1Laboratory of Clinical Pathology, Department of Veterinary Medicine, Kagoshima University, 1-21-24 Korimoto, Kagoshima, Kagoshima 890-0065, Japan
2Japan Border Collie Health Network, 1-14-8 Manabigaoka, Tarumi-ku, Hyogo, Kobe 655-0004, Japan
3Department of Veterinary Medicine, College of Bioresource Sciences, Nihon University, 1866 Kameino, Kanagawa, Fujisawa 252-0880, Japan
4Tamura Animal Clinic, 7-16 Yoshimien, Saeki-ku, Hiroshima, Hiroshima 731-5132, Japan
5Japan Animal Referral Medical Center, 2-5-8 Kuji, Takatsu-ku, Kanagawa, Kawasaki 213-0032, Japan
6Shinjo Animal Hospital, 104-1 Katsuragi, Nara, Katsuragi 639-2144, Japan
7Laboratory of Veterinary Surgery II, School of Veterinary Medicine, Azabu University, 1-17-71 Fuchinobe, Kanagawa, Sagamihara 229-8501, Japan
8Department of Veterinary Science, Nippon Veterinary and Life Science University, 1-7-1 Kyounan-chou, Tokyo, Musashino 180-8602, Japan
9Department of Veterinary Clinical Pathobiology, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo, 1-1-1 Yayoi, Tokyo, Bunkyo-ku 113-8657, Japan
10Sato Animal Hospital, 6-38-20 Goinishi, Chiba, Ichihara 290-0038, Japan

Received 12 April 2012; Accepted 3 May 2012

Academic Editors: M. F. Landoni and E. J. Thompson

Copyright © 2012 Keijiro Mizukami et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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