OMIA:000584-9940 : Leg defects in Ovis aries (sheep)

In other species: pig , llama , taurine cattle , indicine cattle (zebu) , alpaca

Categories: Limbs / fins / digit / tail 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: Rambouillet (Sheep) (VBO_0001570).
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. (2023). OMIA:000584-9940: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2023 Becker, G.M., Shira, K.A., Woods, J.L., Khilji, S.F., Schauer, C.S., Webb, B.T., Stewart, W.C., Murdoch, B.M. :
Angular limb deformity associated with TSPAN18, NRG3 and NOVA2 in Rambouillet rams. Sci Rep 13:16059, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37749158. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-023-43320-6.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 27 Sep 2023