OMIA:000308-9913 : Dwarfism, proportionate in Bos taurus (taurine cattle)

Categories: Skeleton phene (incl. short stature & teeth)

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal incomplete dominant

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Breeds: Holstein (black and white) (Cattle) (VBO_0000237), Jersey (Cattle) (VBO_0000250).
Breeds in which the phene has been documented. (If a likely causal variant has been documented for the phene, see the variant table breeds in which the variant has been reported).

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2020). OMIA:000308-9913: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


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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