OMIA:000645-9940 : Microcephaly in Ovis aries (sheep)

Categories: Growth / size / body region phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Small size of the head in relation to the rest of the body.

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000645-9940: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1974 Hartley, W.J., Haughey, K.G. :
Attempted transmission of micrencephaly in newborn lambs Australian Veterinary Journal 50:323-324, 1974. Pubmed reference: 4414124.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005