Pet Food News / Research Notes / Pet Food Safety / Canine Dilated Cardiomyopathy (DCM)
on January 22, 2020

Hill’s DCM study seeks 1,000 dogs for genetic screening

Once researchers have this DNA data, they will map the genes looking for patterns common to dogs with DCM.

Hill’s Pet Nutrition allied with Embark, a DNA analysis company focused on dogs, to look for potential connections between canine dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) and specific codes in the dogs’ DNA. To participate, pet owners complete a 10 to 15 minute survey and provide veterinary exams, echocardiograms and medication history.

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