OMIA:000911-9913 : Short spine in Bos taurus (taurine cattle)

In other species: dog

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

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2011). OMIA:000911-9913: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


Note: the references are listed in reverse chronological order (from the most recent year to the earliest year), and alphabetically by first author within a year.

1974 Jones, DM. :
A severe spinal deformity in a cape buffalo calf (Syncerus caffer) similar to "short spine lethal" of Angus cattle (Bos taurus). Br Vet J 130:xxiv-xxv, 1974. Pubmed reference: 4856527.
1972 Leipold, HW., Dennis, SM. :
Short spine lethal in an Aberdeen-Angus calf. Cornell Vet 62:506-9, 1972. Pubmed reference: 5039614.
1930 Mohr, O.L., Wriedt, C. :
Short spine, a new recessive lethal in cattle; with a comparison of the skeletal deformities in short spine and amputated calves Journal of Genetics 22:279-297, 1930.

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