OMIA:000618-9986 : Macrostomus in Oryctolagus cuniculus (rabbit)

In other species: Rhesus monkey

Categories: Craniofacial phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 154500 (trait)

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Cross-species summary: Treacher Collins syndrome

Inheritance: Fox and Crary (1980) claimed strong evidence of autosomal recessive inheritance, with incomplete penetrance (30%)

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000618-9986: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1979 Fox, RR., Crary, DD. :
Hereditary macrostomus in the rabbit: a model for Treacher Collins syndrome, one form of mandibulofacial dysostosis. J Hered 70:369-72, 1979. Pubmed reference: 544686.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005