OMIA:000100-9031 : Baldness, congenital in Gallus gallus (chicken)
Categories: Integument (skin) phene
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
Mendelian trait/disorder: yes
Mode of inheritance: Z-linked recessive
Considered a defect: yes
Key variant known: no
Species-specific name: Supraorbital featherless areas (Hutt, 1932)
Species-specific symbol: ba
History: This disorder was first described by Hutt (1932).
Inheritance: Hutt (1932) provided evidence for autosomal recessive inheritance, but Somes (1989) provided substantial evidence for Z-linked recessive inheritance (with some exceptions).
Cite this entry
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.
|1989||Somes, R.G. :|
|Hereditary congenital baldness - A sex-linked trait in the domestic fowl Journal of Heredity 80:493-496, 1989. Pubmed reference: 2614064 .|
|1970||Somes, R.G. :|
|Congenital baldness, a sex linked trait in the domestic fowl Poultry Science 49:1440 only, 1970.|
|1932||Hutt, F.B. :|
|Eight new mutations in the domestic fowl Proceedings of the 6th International Congress of Genetics, Ithaca, New York. 2:96-97, 1932.|
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