OMIA 000308-9913 : Dwarfism, proportionate in Bos taurus

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal Incompletely Dominant

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Breeds: Holstein, Jersey.


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.
2007 Blum, J.W., Elsasser, T.H., Greger, D.L., Wittenberg, S., de Vries, F., Distl, O. :
Insulin-like growth factor type-1 receptor down-regulation associated with dwarfism in Holstein calves. Domest Anim Endocrinol 33:245-68, 2007. Pubmed reference: 16829014. DOI: 10.1016/j.domaniend.2006.05.007.
1942 Mead, S.W., Gregory, P.W., Regan, W.M. :
Proportionate dwarfism in Jersey cows Journal of Heredity 33:411-416, 1942.

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