OMIA:000693-9615 : Myopathy in Canis lupus familiaris (dog)

In other species: chicken , golden hamster

Categories: Muscle phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Genetic engineering: Unknown
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing

Breeds: German Shepherd Dog (Dog) (VBO_0200577), Labrador Retriever (Dog) (VBO_0200800), Nederlandse Kooikerhondje (Dog) (VBO_0200932).
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

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2023). OMIA:000693-9615: 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.

2023 Opmeer, Y., Grinwis, G.C.M., Shelton, G.D., Rosati, M., Alf, V., Fieten, H., Leegwater, P.A.J., Matiasek, K., Mandigers, P.J.J. :
An Inflammatory Myopathy in the Dutch Kooiker Dog. Animals (Basel) 13, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37174546. DOI: 10.3390/ani13091508.
Wilson, S.A., Binversie, E.E., Kohler, N., Patterson, M.M., Sample, S.J., Muir, P. :
Fibrotic myopathy and contracture of the caudal thigh musculature: a prospective study of 41 dogs (2019-2022). J Am Vet Med Assoc :1-6, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37468124. DOI: 10.2460/javma.23.04.0183.
2005 Green, S.L., Tolwani, R.J., Varma, S., Shelton, G.D. :
Absence of mutations in the survival motor neuron cDNA from labrador retrievers with an inherited myopathy. Vet Rec 157:250-4, 2005. Pubmed reference: 16127134.
1996 Gortel, K., Houston, D.M., Kuiken, T., Fries, C.L., Boisvert, B. :
Inherited myopathy in a litter of Labrador Retrievers Canadian Veterinary Journal 37:108-110, 1996.
1983 Abhold, R.H., Hegreberg, G.A., Magnuson, J.A. :
Decreased osmotic fragility in heritable canine myopathy. Am J Hematol 15:15-22, 1983. Pubmed reference: 6881136.
1979 Williams, M., Mostosky, U., Schirmer, R., Vorro, J., Ho, K.W., Padgett, G. :
An inherited myopathy in dogs Federation Proceedings 38:1350-, 1979.

Edit History

  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 15 May 2023
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 21 Jul 2023