OMIA:000058-9913 : Aprosopia in Bos taurus (taurine cattle)

In other species: sheep

Categories: Craniofacial phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Partial or complete absence of the face

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:000058-9913: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1973 Neurand, K., Zwingmann, W. :
[A rare form of aprosopia in a newborn calf]. Dtsch Tierarztl Wochenschr 80:278-9, 1973. Pubmed reference: 4578372.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Oct 2011