OMIA:000030-9940 : Alopecia, generic in Ovis aries (sheep)

In other species: chicken , Rhesus monkey , dog , giant panda , domestic cat , white-tailed deer , taurine cattle , American red squirrel

Categories: Integument (skin) phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 104000 (trait) , 104110 (trait) , 203655 (trait) , 612421 (trait) , 610753 (trait) , 300042 (trait) , 109200 (trait) , 300710 (trait)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Absence of hair, wool or feathers due to loss of hair (not in reference to primary genetic hair, wool, feather-lessness)

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. (2005). OMIA:000030-9940: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1983 Lazovskii, A.A. :
[The genetic control of alopecia in sheep] Genetika 19:498-503, 1983. Pubmed reference: 6682817.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005