OMIA:000515-9518 : Cardiomyopathy, hypertrophic in Lagothrix (woolly monkeys)

In other species: Rhesus monkey , dog , domestic cat , pig , Arabian camel , taurine cattle

Categories: Cardiovascular system phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 615396 (trait) , 115197 (trait) , 600958 (gene)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Increase in volume of the muscle tissue of the heart, due to an increase in the size of muscle cells, primarily in the left ventricle and ventricular septum.

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

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000515-9518: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1995 Miller, M., Amsel, S., Slusser, P. :
Treatment of systemic hypertension and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in a woolly monkey (lagothrix lagotricha) Journal of Zoo & Wildlife Medicine 26:583-589, 1995.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005