Dr. Kate Meurs has identified genetic mutation responsible for causing cardiomyopathy in DobermansDCPA announced to their email list on Sept 29, 2010 that Dr. Kate Meurs of Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine has identified a genetic mutation responsible for causing cardiomyopathy in Dobermans. A reasonably priced test will be commercially available in about two weeks through the Veterinary Cardiac Genetics Laboratory at WSU.
Dr. Meurs came to the National to present her findings and answer questions. Click here to learn more AND watch a video recording of Dr. Meurs speach
Dr. Meurs deserves many accolades for this long awaited accomplishment for our breed!
Kathy Davieds DVM
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|The purpose of this database is to provide online access to a Doberman registry/pedigree that aims to further gather and provide information that may help researchers in understand more about genetic health issues effecting our beloved Dobermans.|