OMIA:000299-9823 : Dwarfism, generic in Sus scrofa
In other species: domestic cat , taurine cattle , dog , goat , rabbit , sheep , horse , Northern giraffe , Angolan giraffe , white-tufted-ear marmoset , red deer , Asiatic elephant , callipterus cichlid , indicine cattle (zebu)
Categories: Skeleton phene (incl. short stature & teeth)
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
Mendelian trait/disorder: no
Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive
Considered a defect: yes
Key variant known: no
Species-specific description: There have been several isolated reports of dwarfism in pigs. The two reports with the greatest clinical detail are those by Kaman et al. (1991) and Shirota et al. (1995).
Inheritance: Jensen et al. (1984) provided convincing evidence of single-locus autosomal inheritance for one form of porcine dwarfism.
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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.
|2018||Chung, J., Zhang, X., Collins, B., Sper, R.B., Gleason, K., Simpson, S., Koh, S., Sommer, J., Flowers, W.L., Petters, R.M., Piedrahita, J.A. :|
|High mobility group A2 (HMGA2) deficiency in pigs leads to dwarfism, abnormal fetal resource allocation, and cryptorchidism. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 115:5420-5425, 2018. Pubmed reference: 29735702 . DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1721630115.|
|1989||Ouhayoun, J.P., Issahakian, S., Patat, J.L., Guillemin, G., Shabana, A.H.M., Sawaf, H., Forest, N. :|
|Study of a Bone Repairing Process Improvement in Jaws of Dwarf Piglets with Biomaterials - Tricalcium Phosphate, Porous Hydroxyapatite and Natural Coral Hybrid Artificial Organs : Concepts and Development 177:345-350, 1989.|
|1984||Jensen, P.T., Nielsen, D.H., Jensen, P., Bille, N. :|
|Hereditary dwarfism in pigs Nordisk Veterinaermedicin 36:32-37, 1984. Pubmed reference: 6728670 .|
|1974||Petrov, A. :|
|A little known lethal character in pigs [Belgian] Zhivotnovdni Nauki 11:75-79, 1974.|
|1965||Haring, F., Steinbach, J., Acheven, B. :|
|Maternal influence on pre- and postnatal development in pigs. I. Studies in crosses of German Large White and dwarf (Vietnamese) pigs Zeitschrift fur Tierzuchtung und Zuchtungsbiologie 82:37-53, 1965.|
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