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Thread: Researchers find genetic locations for mitral valve disease in CKCSs

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    Default Researchers find genetic locations for mitral valve disease in CKCSs

    An international team of veterinary cardiologists has discovered the specific locations on cavaliers' chromosomes CFA13 and CFA14 which are associated with the breed's hereditary mitral valve disease. Read more at http://tinyurl.com/3f2bmpl
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    As always, thanks for the information Rod. I also read going back a bit. Always good to keep educated.
    Cindy and Claire
    Claire was born on Feb7, 2010

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    I just wanted to thank Rod for posting this promising news.

    I really appreciate how you keep us so well informed
    Margaret C

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    Default YAY!!! a very positive step!

    Let's hope that in my lifetime they also find the chromosomes for CM!

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