OMIA:000173-9823 : Cephalothoracophagus in Sus scrofa (pig)

Categories: Embryo phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: A twin "monster" united at the head, neck and thorax.

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:000173-9823: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1970 Halnan, C.R.E. :
A cephalothoracophagus pig Journal of Anatomy 106:204, 1970. Pubmed reference: 5461042.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005