OMIA:000829-9823 : Progressive myopathy in Sus scrofa (pig)

Categories: Muscle phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Inheritance: Wells (1980) provided convincing evidence of autosomal recessive inheritance.

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:000829-9823: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1978 Wells, G.A.H., Bradley, R. :
Pietrain creeper syndrome: a primary myopathy of the pig? Neuropathology and Applied Neurobiology 4:237-238, 1978.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005