OMIA:000149-9913 : Brachygnathia superior in Bos taurus (taurine cattle)

In other species: domestic cat , pig , llama , 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. (2005). OMIA:000149-9913: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1996 Thielscher, H.H. :
Brachygnathia superior in a Holstein-Friesian calf [German] Tierarztliche Umschau 51:408 ff., 1996.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005