OMIA:000044-9913 : Anencephaly/Exencephaly in Bos taurus (taurine cattle)
Categories: Nervous system phene
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown
Considered a defect: yes
Cross-species summary: Congenital absence of the cranial vault, with the cerebral hemispheres completely missing or reduced to small masses. This phene was originally called anencephaly, but a recent review suggested that the term anencephaly/exencephaly is more appropriate.
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing
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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.
|1986||Hiraga, T., Abe, M. :|
|Anencephaly and other congenital defects in a calf. Nihon Juigaku Zasshi 48:595-8, 1986. Pubmed reference: 3755481.|
|1978||Cho, D.Y., Leipold, H.W. :|
|Anencephaly in calves. Cornell Vet 68:60-9, 1978. Pubmed reference: 618715.|
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