OMIA 000259-9823 : Deafness in Sus scrofa

In other species: dog , domestic cat , horse , llama , alpaca , American mink

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Species-specific description: See OMIA entry for Waardenburg syndrome, type 2A in Sus scrofa (pig): OMIA 001401-9823


2012 Chen, L., Guo, W., Wang, J., Wang, S., Hu, X., Li, N. :
Hereditary sensorineural hearing loss in Chinese Rongchang pigs result from promoter mutations in Mitf. Proceedings of the 33rd Conference of the International Society of Animal Genetics :Abstract P2009, 2012.

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