OMIA:000080-9685 : Atherosclerosis in Felis catus (domestic cat)
Categories: Cardiovascular system phene
Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 108725 (trait)
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
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.
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing
Korat (Cat) (VBO_0100143).
Breeds in which the phene has been documented. For breeds in which a likely causal variant has been documented, see the variant table below
Cite this entry
|2021||Karkamo, V., Airas, N., Lindén, J., Hagner, K., Mäyränpää, M.I., Kovanen, P.T., Sukura, A., Kareinen, I. :|
|Severe spontaneous atherosclerosis in two Korat breed cats is comparable to human atherosclerosis. J Comp Pathol 188:52-61, 2021. Pubmed reference: 34686278. DOI: 10.1016/j.jcpa.2021.08.006.|
- Created by Imke Tammen2 on 03 Nov 2021