OMIA:000080-9615 : Atherosclerosis in Canis lupus familiaris (dog)

In other species: rock pigeon , domestic cat , pig , golden hamster , Japanese quail

Categories: Cardiovascular system phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 108725 (trait)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: A common form of arteriosclerosis in which deposits of yellowing plaques (atheromas) containing cholesterol and other lipid material are formed within the arteries.

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000080-9615: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


Note: the references are listed in reverse chronological order (from the most recent year to the earliest year), and alphabetically by first author within a year.

2021 Zhang, Y., Fatima, M., Hou, S., Bai, L., Zhao, S., Liu, E. :
Research methods for animal models of atherosclerosis (Review). Mol Med Rep 24:871, 2021. Pubmed reference: 34713295. DOI: 10.3892/mmr.2021.12511.
2003 Hess, R.S., Kass, P.H., Van, Winkle, T.J. :
Association between diabetes mellitus, hypothyroidism or hyperadrenocorticism, and atherosclerosis in dogs Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 17:489-94, 2003. Pubmed reference: 12892299.
1998 Kagawa, Y., Hirayama, K., Uchida, E., Izumisawa, Y., Yamaguchi, M., Kotani, T., Niiyama, M., Yoshino, T., Taniyama, H. :
Systemic atherosclerosis in dogs - histopathological and immunohistochemical studies of atherosclerotic lesions Journal of Comparative Pathology 118:195-206, 1998. Pubmed reference: 9595351.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005