Urs Giger


Prof. dr. med. vet. MS FVH, Dipl ACVIM, ECVIM, eCVCP


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ID ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4770-4107


Selected Publications:

  1. Rokhsar, J. L., Canino, J., Raj, K., Yuhnke, S., Slutsky, J., Giger, U. (2021). Web resource on available DNA variant tests for hereditary diseases and genetic predispositions in dogs and cats: An Update. Human Genetics. doi: http://doi.org/10.1007/s00439-021-02256-5 

  2. Raj, K., Berman‐Booty, L., Foureman, P., Giger, U. (2020). ARSB gene variants causing Mucopolysaccharidosis VI in Miniature Pinscher and Miniature Schnauzer dogs. Animal Genetics, 51 (6), 982–986. doi: http://doi.org/10.1111/age.13005 

  3. Jaffey, J. A., Reading, N. S., Abdulmalik, O., Kreisler, R., Bullock, G., Giger, U. et. al. (2020). Clinical, metabolic, and molecular genetic characterization of hereditary methemoglobinemia caused by cytochrome b5 reductase deficiency in 30 dogs. Scientific Reports, 10 (1). doi: http://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-78391-2 

  4. Koenig, A., Maglaras, C. H., Giger, U. (2020). Acute hemolytic reaction due to A‐B mismatched transfusion in a cat with transient AB blood type. Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care, 30 (3), 325–330. doi: http://doi.org/10.1111/vec.12937 

  5. Ebelt, A. K., Fuchs, S., Weber, C., Müller, E., Giger, U. (2020). Survey of Blood Groups DEA 1, DEA 4, DEA 5, Dal, and Kai 1/Kai 2 in Different Canine Breeds From a Diagnostic Laboratory in Germany. Frontiers in Veterinary Science, 7. doi: http://doi.org/10.3389/fvets.2020.00085 

  6. Raj, K., Ellinwood, N. M., Giger, U. (2020). An exonic insertion in the NAGLU gene causing Mucopolysaccharidosis IIIB in Schipperke dogs. Scientific Reports, 10 (1). doi: http://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-60121-3 

  7. Guidetti, M., Goy‐Thollot, I., Boisvineau, C., Giger, U. (2019). Alloimmunization of a dog erythrocyte antigen 1− dog transfused with weakly dog erythrocyte antigen 1+ blood. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 33 (5), 2037–2045. doi: http://doi.org/10.1111/jvim.15565