OMIA 000679-9940 : Muscular dystrophy in Ovis aries
In other species: chicken , dog , turkey , American mink , domestic cat Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 310200 Mendelian trait/disorder: yes Considered a defect: yes Key variant known: no Cross-species summary: Degenerative muscle disorder, leading to muscle weakness, liberation of myoglobin into the circulation from skeletal muscle, and subsequent wasting and possible contracture.
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.
|1997||Johnsen, R.D., Laing, N.G., Huxtable, C.R., Kakulas, B.A. :|
|Normal expression of adhalin and merosin in ovine congenital progressive muscular dystrophy Australian Veterinary Journal 75:215-216, 1997. Pubmed reference: 9088516.|
|1990||Nakada, H., Jacobsen, P.F., Johnsen, R.D., Kakulas, B.A. :|
|Positive Immunostaining of Ovine Congenital Progressive Muscular Dystrophy with Antibody Against N-Terminal and C- Terminal Dystrophin Australian Veterinary Journal 67:271-272, 1990. Pubmed reference: 2203334.|
|1989||Richards, R.B., Passmore, I.K. :|
|Ultrastructural Changes in Skeletal Muscle in Ovine Muscular Dystrophy Acta Neuropathologica 79:168-175, 1989. Pubmed reference: 2596265.|
|1988||Richards, R.B., Lewer, R.P., Passmore, I.K., McQuade, N.C. :|
|Ovine congenital progressive muscular dystrophy: mode of inheritance Australian Veterinary Journal 65:93-94, 1988. Pubmed reference: 3401155.|
|1974||McGavin, M.D. :|
|An animal model of human disease: progressive ovine muscular dystrophy Comparative Pathology Bulletin 6:3-4, 1974.|
|1954||Morley, F.H.W. :|
|A new lethal factor in Australian Merino sheep Australian Veterinary Journal 30:237-240, 1954.|
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