OMIA 000584-9913 : Leg defects in Bos taurus

In other species: pig , llama , alpaca

Mendelian trait/disorder: no

Mode of inheritance: Multifactorial

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no


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.
2016 Wu, X., Guldbrandtsen, B., Lund, M.S., Sahana, G. :
Association analysis for feet and legs disorders with whole-genome sequence variants in 3 dairy cattle breeds. J Dairy Sci 99:7221-31, 2016. Pubmed reference: 27344389. DOI: 10.3168/jds.2015-10705.
2013 Häggman, J., Juga, J. :
Genetic parameters for hoof disorders and feet and leg conformation traits in Finnish Holstein cows. J Dairy Sci 96:3319-25, 2013. Pubmed reference: 23498009. DOI: 10.3168/jds.2012-6334.
2003 Fatehi, J., Stella, A., Shannon, J.J., Boettcher, P.J. :
Genetic parameters for feet and leg traits evaluated in different environments Journal of Dairy Science 86:661-6, 2003. Pubmed reference: 12647972. DOI: 10.3168/jds.S0022-0302(03)73644-3.
1996 Distl, O. :
Improvements in the health of cattle through the genetic selection of traits related to the feet and legs [German] Tierarztliche Umschau 51:331 ff., 1996.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 08 Dec 2020