OMIA:000004-9615 : Achondroplasia in Canis lupus familiaris (dog)

In other species: taurine cattle , sheep , water buffalo

Categories: Skeleton phene (incl. short stature & teeth)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Genetic engineering: Unknown
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2012). OMIA:000004-9615: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


Note: the references are listed in reverse chronological order (from the most recent year to the earliest year), and alphabetically by first author within a year.

2005 Pollinger, J.P., Bustamante, C.D., Fledel-Alon, A., Schmutz, S., Gray, M.M., Wayne, R.K. :
Selective sweep mapping of genes with large phenotypic effects. Genome Res 15:1809-19, 2005. Pubmed reference: 16339379. DOI: 10.1101/gr.4374505.
2000 Martinez, S., Valdes, J., Alonso, R.A. :
Achondroplastic dog breeds have no mutations in the transmembrane domain of the FGFR-3 gene Canadian Journal of Veterinary Research - Revue Canadienne de Recherche Veterinaire 64:243-245, 2000. Pubmed reference: 11041504.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 27 Aug 2012