OMIA:000883-9940 : Roll curls, length of in Ovis aries (sheep)
Categories: Integument (skin) phene
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown
Considered a defect: no
Species-specific description: Analysis of the results of matings of Karakul sheep suggested that length of the roll curl is partly under genetic control (Djjackov and Cehirinadze, 1965).
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing
Karakul (Sheep) (VBO_0001461).
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
|1965||Djjackov, I.N., Cehirinadze, T.B. :|
|[The inheritance of the length of roll curls in Karakul sheep] Ovtsevodstvo 11:14-16, 1965.|
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