OMIA:000149-9685 : Brachygnathia superior in Felis catus (domestic cat)

In other species: pig , llama , taurine cattle , goat , sheep , rabbit , alpaca

Categories: Craniofacial phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

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

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. (2024). OMIA:000149-9685: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2023 Marc, S., Savici, J., Sicoe, B., Boldura, O.M., Paul, C., Otavă, G. :
Exencephaly-anencephaly sequence associated with maxillary brachygnathia, spinal defects, and palatoschisis in a male domestic cat. Animals (Basel) 13:3882, 2023. Pubmed reference: 38136919. DOI: 10.3390/ani13243882.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 09 Jan 2024