OMIA:000189-33616 : Chondrodystrophy in Gymnogyps californianus (California condor)

In other species: chicken , turkey , dog , pig , taurine cattle , rabbit , Japanese quail

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

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Inheritance: From captive-breeding data, Ralls et al. (2000) concluded that this disorder is probably autosomal recessive.

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. (2012). OMIA:000189-33616: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2000 Ralls, K., Ballou, J.D., Rideout, B.A., Frankham, R. :
Genetic management of chondrodystrophy in California condors Animal Conservation 3:145-153, 2000.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 09 Nov 2012