J Vet Intern Med 2017 Feb 24. Epub 2017 Feb 24.
Department of Veterinary Medicine & Surgery, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Missouri - Columbia, Columbia, MO.
State-of-the-art health care includes genome sequencing of the patient to identify genetic variants that contribute to either the cause of their malady or variants that can be targeted to improve treatment. The goal was to introduce state-of-the-art health care to cats using genomics and a precision medicine approach. To test the feasibility of a precision medicine approach in domestic cats, a single cat that presented to the University of Missouri, Veterinary Health Center with an undiagnosed neurologic disease was whole-genome sequenced. Read More