B314 Pigeon Performance Gene CRY-1


The CRY-1 gene has been associated with racing performance in pigeons. Pigeons that are genotyped with AG/TT achieves significantly higher mean values of ace points (AP) than the ones genotyped with AG/AG.

Test specific information

The mode of inheritance has not yet been described in literature.



Turn Around Time

The turn-around-time of a test depends to a large extent on the logistics of sample transportation to the laboratory. After receiving the sample at the test location, you can normally expect the result within 10 working days. A longer delivery time applies to tests carried out by a Partner Lab.

Location of disease or trait


Breed dependence

For this test samples from all breeds are accepted.

Sample type

For this DNA test we accept the following materials: Blood EDTA, Blood Heparin, Feather, Tissue. Please contact Dr. Van Haeringen Laboratorium if you wish to submit other material as listed.


Not in use



Severity of Disease


Code B314

Pigeon Performance Gene CRY-1

€ 47,50 (excl. VAT)