OMIA:000147-9615 : Brachygnathia in Canis lupus familiaris (dog)

In other species: ass (donkey) , horse , pig , llama , white-tailed deer , giraffe , taurine cattle , sheep , alpaca

Categories: Skeleton phene (incl. short stature & teeth) , Craniofacial phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Congenital abnormal shortness of the mandible (lower jaw), resulting in protrusion of the maxilla (upper jaw).

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2022). OMIA:000147-9615: 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.

2022 Choe, Y.H., Hur, T.Y., Lee, S.L., Lee, S., Lim, D., Choi, B.H., Jeong, H., No, J.G., Ock, S.A. :
Brachygnathia inferior in cloned dogs is possibly correlated with variants of Wnt signaling pathway initiators. Int J Mol Sci 23:475, 2022. Pubmed reference: 35008901. DOI: 10.3390/ijms23010475.
1992 Byrne, M.J., Byrne, G.M. :
Inheritance of overshot malocclusion in German Shorthaired Pointers. Vet Rec 130:375-6, 1992. Pubmed reference: 1604785. DOI: 10.1136/vr.130.17.375.

Edit History

  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 21 Jan 2022