OMIA 000621 : Malignant hyperthermia

Possible human homologues (MIM numbers): 145600 (trait) , 180901 (gene)

Cross-species summary: A progressive increase in body temperature, muscle rigidity and metabolic acidosis, leading to rapid death.

Species in which this phene is found:
turkey (Meleagris gallopavo)
dog (Canis lupus familiaris)
domestic cat (Felis catus)
horse (Equus caballus)
pig (Sus scrofa)
deer (Cervidae)
cattle (Bos taurus)
rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus)

Edit History


  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 03 May 2005
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 18 Sep 2012
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 28 Feb 2022
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 25 Apr 2022