OMIA:000648-8835 : Micromelia in Anas (ducks)
Categories: Limbs / fins / digit / tail phene
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
Mendelian trait/disorder: yes
Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive lethal
Considered a defect: yes
Key variant known: no
Cross-species summary: Also called micromelic syndrome. Abnormal smallness of one or more extremities.
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing
Cite this entry
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.
|1976||Kelly, J.F., Ash, W.J. :|
|Abnormal feathers of the micromelic syndrome in White Pekin ducks Journal of Heredity 67:63-64, 1976. Pubmed reference: 1262700.|
|1970||Ash, W.J., Michael, B.A., Fedele, L. :|
|Parakeratosis in the micromelic syndrome of Anas platyrhynchos Poultry Science 49:1365 only, 1970.|
|1966||Ash, W.J. :|
|Micromelia : a lethal mutation in White Pekin ducks Journal of Heredity 57:137-141, 1966. Pubmed reference: 6007531.|
|1963||Ash, W.J. :|
|Lethal micromelia in the White Pekin duck Genetics Today. Proceedings of the Eleventh International Congress of Genetics, The Hague 1:185 abstract, 1963.|
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