OMIA:000348-9940 : Epitheliogenesis imperfecta in Ovis aries (sheep)

In other species: domestic cat , pig , taurine cattle , water buffalo

Categories: Integument (skin) phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 107600 (trait) , 600360 (trait)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Cross-species summary: Congenital absence of the skin.

Genetic engineering: Unknown
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000348-9940: 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.

2005 Yeruhama, I., Goshen, T., Lahav, D., Perl, S. :
Simultaneous occurrence of epitheliogenesis imperfecta with syndactyly in a calf and a lamb. Aust Vet J 83:149-50, 2005. Pubmed reference: 15825625.
1995 Alani, F.K., Aldarraji, A.M., Hamad, R.M. :
Epitheliogenesis imperfecta in a flock of Awassi sheep in Iraq Small Ruminant Research 17:283-285, 1995.
1991 Tontis, A., Hofstetter, H. :
Epitheliogenesis-Imperfecta in Lambs Schweizer Archiv Fur Tierheilkunde 133:287-289, 1991. Pubmed reference: 1925482.
1970 Munday, B.L. :
Epitheliogenesis imperfecta in lambs and kittens British Veterinary Journal 126:xlvii only, 1970. Pubmed reference: 5531187.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005