OMIA:000195-9940 : Claw/hoof disorders in Ovis aries (sheep)

In other species: horse , taurine cattle , indicine cattle (zebu) , goat

Categories: Limbs / fins / digit / tail phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: no

Mode of inheritance: Multifactorial

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

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. (2021). OMIA:000195-9940: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2021 Best, C.M., Roden, J., Phillips, K., Pyatt, A.Z., Behnke, M.C. :
New insight into the prevalence and risk factors for three distinct hoof conformation traits in UK commercial sheep flocks. Vet Sci 8, 2021. Pubmed reference: 34564570. DOI: 10.3390/vetsci8090176.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 19 Oct 2021