OMIA:000754-9685 : Osteogenesis imperfecta, generic in Felis catus (domestic cat)

In other species: dog , taurine cattle , sheep

Categories: Skeleton phene (incl. short stature & teeth)

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 166210 (trait) , 166220 (trait) , 259420 (trait)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Abnormally brittle bones that fracture easily.

Genetic engineering: Unknown
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000754-9685: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1990 Cohn, L.A., Meuten, D.J. :
Bone Fragility in a Kitten - An Osteogenesis Imperfecta-Like Syndrome Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 197:98-100, 1990. Pubmed reference: 2370230.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005