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Krizikova 70
612 00 Brno
Czech Republic
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GenoCan Ltd
Krizikova 70
612 00 Brno
Czech Republic

Miroslav Hornak, Ph.D.
tel.:     +420 776 850 577
email:  info@genocan.eu

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Genetic test for Malignant Hyperthermia

Malignant Hyperthermia

It is a congenital disorder of skeletal muscle which is manifested by the significant increase in temperature (hyperthermia) up to 45°C, accelerated and irregular heart rate (tachycardia and arrhythmia), hyperventilation, muscle rigidity and may result in renal failure and death.

In genetically susceptible individuals, a particular group of volatile anesthetics may trigger the symptome. The inheritance of the disease is autosomal dominant.

Tested gene and mutation: RYR1, c.1640T>C

Breed: all breeds


If you are interested in this genetic test you can find all the information in the section order a test.