OMIA:000534-9823 : Hyposelenaemia-hyperselenaemia in Sus scrofa (pig)

Categories: Homeostasis / metabolism phene

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.

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000534-9823: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


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.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005