OMIA 000682 : Muscular hyperplasia

Cross-species summary: Abnormal increase in muscular tissue caused by the formation and growth of new, normal muscle cells (in contrast to muscular hypertrophy, which is abnormal increase in muscular tissue due to enlargement of existing cells).

Species in which this phene is found:
sheep (Ovis aries)

Edit History


  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 03 May 2005
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 17 Sep 2021