Research program

Description: 
ANTAGENE is involved into discovering the causes of hereditary diseases and developp new DNA screening tests
Tests: 

MVD - Mitral Valve Disease

Title:
MVD - Mitral Valve Disease
Status:
Active
Description: 
Degradation of the mitral valve causing a leak during cardiac contraction and partial regurgitation of blood. Late-onset progressive disorder
Symptomes: 
Cardiac arrhythmia, cardiac murmur, exercise intolerance, cardiac insufficiency
Age d'aparition: 
The average age of onset is between 6 and 8 years, but in some cases, first symptoms appear at 3-4 years old
Examen: 
Auscultation
Avancement: 
Undergoing sampling
Collaboration: 
Team of Pr Valérie Chetboul (ENVA-UCA, France)
Contact: 
mageane@antagene.com
Remarques: 
Other name: degenerative mitral valve disease
Spécialité: 
Cardiology
Prélèvements pour participer à la recherche: 
Blood sample in EDTA tube (2-4 mL)
Documents à joindre aux prélèvements: 
Clinical certificate, Sampling certificate, Copy of pedigree
Accroche: 
Heart valve defect
Race liée: 
Cavalier King Charles Spaniel