OMIA:000534-9823 : Hyposelenaemia-hyperselenaemia in Sus scrofa (pig)
Categories: Homeostasis / metabolism phene
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown
Considered a defect: yes
Inheritance: Stowe and Miller (1985) showed that selenium concentration is a multifactorial trait with non-zero (but unknown) heritability.
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing
Cite this entry
|1985||Stowe, H.D., Miller, E.R. :|
|Genetic predisposition of pigs to hypo- and hyperselenemia Journal of Animal Science 60:200-211, 1985. Pubmed reference: 3972741.|
- Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005