OMIA 000789 : Perosomus elumbis

Cross-species summary: "Perosomus elumbis (PE) is a lethal congenital defect characterized by absence of the caudal parts of the spine and spinal cord, i.e. lumbar, sacral and coccygeal spinal segments with associated musculoskeletal malformations of the hind quarters." (Agerholm et al., 2014; see cattle entry)

Species in which this phene is found:
dog (Canis lupus familiaris)
horse (Equus caballus)
pig (Sus scrofa)
cattle (Bos taurus)
sheep (Ovis aries)

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 03 May 2005
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 02 Oct 2014