OMIA:000590-9913 : Lethal gene in Bos taurus (taurine cattle)

Categories: Mortality / aging (incl. embryonic lethal)

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

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000590-9913: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1957 Ternan, P.R., Kidwell, J.F., Walker, L. :
Evidence of a new lethal gene in cattle Journal of Heredity 48:81-83, 1957.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005