OMIA:000177-9913 : Cerebellar cortical atrophy in Bos taurus (taurine cattle)

In other species: dog , domestic cat , sheep

Categories: Nervous system phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Wasting (decrease) of the outer layer of the grey matter of the cerebellum (the part of the brain situated behind the two hemispheres and above the pons and medulla oblongata).

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:000177-9913: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1978 Cho, D.Y., Leipold, H.W. :
Cerebellar cortical atrophy in a Charolais calf Veterinary Pathology 15:264-266, 1978. Pubmed reference: 664190.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005