OMIA 000289-9031 : Diplopodia-5 in Gallus gallus

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Species-specific description: Robb et al. (2011) reported that this mutant is now extinct.


Note: the references are listed in reverse chronological order (from the most recent year to the earliest year), and alphabetically by first author within a year.
2011 Robb, EA., Gitter, CL., Cheng, HH., Delany, ME. :
Chromosomal mapping and candidate gene discovery of chicken developmental mutants and genome-wide variation analysis of MHC congenics. J Hered 102:141-56, 2011. Pubmed reference: 21273214. DOI: 10.1093/jhered/esq122.
1992 Coelho, C.N.D., Upholt, W.B., Kosher, R.A. :
Role of the chicken homeobox-containing genes GHox-4.6 and GHox-8 in the specification of positional identities during the development of normal and polydactylous chick limb buds Development 115:629-637, 1992. Pubmed reference: 1358596.
1983 Olympio, O.S., Crawford, R.D., Classen, H.L. :
Genetics of the Diplopodia-5 mutation in domestic-fowl Journal of Heredity 74:341-343 , 1983.
1981 Olympio, O.S., Crawford, R.D., Classen, H.L. :
Diplopodia-5 - a new diplopod mutation of domestic-fowl Poultry Science 60:1706-1706, 1981.

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