OMIA:000036-9913 : Amputated in Bos taurus (taurine cattle)

Categories: Limbs / fins / digit / tail phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Cross-species summary: Absence of limbs distal from elbow and hock joints

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. (2011). OMIA:000036-9913: 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.

1964 Zayed, I.E., Ghanem, Y.S. :
[A study of some congenital malformations in a herd of Friesian cattle] Deutsche Tierarztliche Wochenschrift 71:93-95, 1964. Pubmed reference: 5896785.
1962 Duzgunes, O., Tuncay, A. :
The amputated condition in Brown Swiss cattle Journal of Heredity :226, 1962.
1956 Schindler, H. :
'Amputated' calves in local herds Refuah Veterinarith 13:78-79, 1956.
1947 Shrode, R.R., Lush, J.L. :
The genetics of cattle Advances in Genetics 1:209-261, 1947.
1928 Wriedt, C., Mohr, O.L. :
Amputated, a recessive lethal in cattle; with a discussion on the bearing of lethal factors on the principles of stock breeding Journal of Genetics 20:187-215, 1928.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
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