OMIA:000718-9940 : Neuromuscular disease, congenital in Ovis aries (sheep)
Categories: Nervous system phene
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown
Considered a defect: yes
Cross-species summary: Neurogenic atrophy - wasting of a muscle due to damage to its peripheral nerve supply
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing
Dorset Down (Sheep) (VBO_0001398).
Breeds in which the phene has been documented. For breeds in which a likely causal variant has been documented, see the variant table below
Cite this entry
|1985||Thornton, R.N., MacColl, D.J. :|
|A suspected inherited neuromuscular disease in Dorset Down sheep. N Z Vet J 33:172-3, 1985. Pubmed reference: 16031104. DOI: 10.1080/00480169.1985.35219.|
- Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
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