OMIA:000299-9940 : Dwarfism, generic in Ovis aries (sheep)
In other species: white-tufted-ear marmoset , dog , domestic cat , Asiatic elephant , horse , pig , red deer , Northern giraffe , taurine cattle , indicine cattle (zebu) , goat , rabbit , callipterus cichlid , Angolan giraffe
Categories: Skeleton phene (incl. short stature & teeth)
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown
Considered a defect: yes
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing
Cite this entry
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.
|1985||Duffell, S.J., Lansdown, A.B.G., Richardson, C. :|
|Skeletal abnormality of sheep: clinical radiological and pathological account of occurrence of dwarf lambs Veterinary Record 117:571-576, 1985. Pubmed reference: 4090204.|
|1966||Charlton, S. :|
|Dwarfism in sheep Wool Technology and Sheep Breeding 13:83-84, 1966.|
|1942||Bogart, R. :|
|The inheritance of dwarfism in sheep Journal of Animal Science 1:87 only, 1942.|
- Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005