OMIA:000486-9940 : Hydranencephaly in Ovis aries (sheep)

In other species: dog , taurine cattle

Categories: Nervous system 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

Breed: Corriedale (Sheep) (VBO_0001382).
Breeds in which the phene has been documented. For breeds in which a likely causal variant has been documented, see the variant table below

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2021). OMIA:000486-9940: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1988 Whittington, R.J., Glastonbury, J.R., Plant, J.W., Barry, M.R. :
Congenital hydranencephaly and arthrogryposis of Corriedale sheep. Aust Vet J 65:124-7, 1988. Pubmed reference: 3390091. DOI: 10.1111/j.1751-0813.1988.tb14431.x.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 10 Sep 2021