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: Angus, 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.
2006 Latter, MR., Latter, BD., Wilkins, JF., Windsor, PA. :
Inheritance of proportionate dwarfism in Angus cattle. Aust Vet J 84:122-8, 2006. Pubmed reference: 16629191.
1993 Harper, P.A.W., Latter, M.R. :
Proportionate dwarfism in Angus cattle Australian Veterinary Journal 70:450, 1993. Pubmed reference: 8117211.
1982 Swartz, HA., Vogt, DW., Kintner, LD. :
Chromosome evaluation of Angus calves with unilateral congenital cleft lip and jaw (cheilognathoschisis). Am J Vet Res 43:729-31, 1982. Pubmed reference: 7073098.
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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