OMIA:000927-9913 : Spasms, congenital, lethal in Bos taurus (taurine cattle)

Categories: Behaviour / neurological phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive lethal

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

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

Breed: Jersey (Cattle) (VBO_0000250).
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

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2022). OMIA:000927-9913: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1944 Gregory, P.W., Mead, S.W., Regan, W.M. :
Congenital lethal spasms in Jersey cattle Journal of Heredity 35:195-200, 1944.

Edit History

  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 15 May 2020
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 29 Oct 2022