Mayo Clinic researchers are working to improve diagnosis and treatment of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Specific efforts involve the study of the genetic causes of HCM as well as potential new diagnostic and treatment tools. Mayo researchers have made important discoveries in the genetics of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, including the identification of five new HCM-susceptibility genes.

Read more about research in Mayo's Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and in the Sudden Death Genomics Laboratory.

Mayo publications

See a list of publications by Mayo Clinic doctors on hypertrophic cardiomyopathy on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.

Feb. 22, 2014