OMIA:000441-9103 : Hairy in Meleagris gallopavo (turkey)

In other species: taurine cattle

Categories: Integument (skin) phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

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:000441-9103: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1954 Smyth, J.R. :
Hairy, a gene causing abnormal plumage in the turkey Journal of Heredity 45:195-200, 1954.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005