Recent Examples of cardiomyopathy from the Web
Through this screening, Matthews was diagnosed with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, a rare condition that involves heart muscle being abnormally thick.
Fudenberg says coroner deputies had been told Lewis died of ischemic (ih-SKEE’-mihk) cardiomyopathy.
In 2012, Jones was diagnosed with myocarditis which quickly turned into cardiomyopathy.
An autopsy revealed that Rumph, 21, died of cardiomyopathy, an inflammation of the heart.
The faulty genetic code that would have caused hypertrophic cardiomyopathy was successfully repaired using CRISPR during the in vitro fertilization process.
The latest research involved a gene mutation linked to hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, the most common cause of sudden death in otherwise healthy young athletes.
More importantly, CRISPR-Cas9 has the potential to prevent a myriad of diseases and conditions beyond hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, which affects about 1 in 500 people.
In their study Mitalipov and colleagues edited out the MYBPC3 mutation associated with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM), a disease of the heart muscle that affects about one person in 500.
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