OMIA:000088-9913 : Atresia jejuni in Bos taurus (taurine cattle)
In other species: sheep
Categories: Digestive / alimentary phene
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown
Considered a defect: yes
Cross-species summary: Congenital absence of the jejunum (that part of the small intestine extending from the duodenum to the ileum).
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing
Holstein Friesian (Cattle) (VBO_0000239),
Jersey (Cattle) (VBO_0000250).
Breeds in which the phene has been documented. For breeds in which a likely causal variant has been documented, see the variant table below
Cite this entry
|2023||Keane, O.M., Carthy, T.R., Hanrahan, J.P., Matthews, D., McEwan, J.C., Rowe, S.J., Kenneally, J., Mee, J.F. :|
|Risk factors for, and genetic association with, intestinal atresia in dairy calves. Anim Genet 54:104-112, 2023. Pubmed reference: 36639915. DOI: 10.1111/age.13291.|
- Created by Imke Tammen2 on 02 Feb 2023