OMIA:000684-9685 : Myasthenia in Felis catus (domestic cat)
Categories: Nervous system phene
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown
Considered a defect: yes
Cross-species summary: Myasthenia is a syndrome of impaired neuromuscular transmission. The syndrome can occur as an acquired autoimmune disorder (myasthenia gravis) or as a congenital genetic disorder (see also separate gene-specific myasthenic syndrome entries). Phene was renamed from 'Myasthenia gravis' to 'Myasthenia' [14/10/2022]
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing
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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.
|2020||Mignan, T., Targett, M., Lowrie, M. :|
|Classification of myasthenia gravis and congenital myasthenic syndromes in dogs and cats. J Vet Intern Med 34:1707-1717, 2020. Pubmed reference: 32668077. DOI: 10.1111/jvim.15855.|
|2016||Shelton, G.D. :|
|Myasthenia gravis and congenital myasthenic syndromes in dogs and cats: A history and mini-review. Neuromuscul Disord 26:331-4, 2016. Pubmed reference: 27080328. DOI: 10.1016/j.nmd.2016.03.002.|
|2002||Shelton, G.D. :|
|Myasthenia gravis and disorders of neuromuscular transmission Veterinary Clinics of North America - Small Animal Practice 32:189-+, 2002.|
- Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005