Table 3.

Animal Models of RCM

References
Rodent models of acquired RCM
    Iron overload181–183
    Radiation fibrosis184–186
    Eosinophilic myocarditis187
    Scleroderma188–193
    Amyloidosis194–196
Rodent models of hereditary RCM
    Hereditary hemochromatosis175, 197–199
    Sarcomeric protein mutations176, 200, 201
Large-animal models
    Spontaneously occurring RCM in cats202, 203
    Amyloidosis in aged vervet monkeys204
    Bovine systemic AA amyloidosis205
    Amyloidosis in Abyssinian cats206
  • RCM indicates restrictive cardiomyopathy.