OMIA:000933-29064 : Spina bifida in Uncia uncia (snow leopard)

In other species: dog , domestic cat , taurine cattle , sheep , rabbit

Categories: Embryo phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 182940 (trait) , 183802 (trait) , 301410 (trait)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: A neural tube defect (NTD) characterised by defective closure of the two halves of the vertebral arch through which the spinal cord and meninges may or may not protrude.

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. (2022). OMIA:000933-29064: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2021 Womble, M., Georoff, T.A., Helmick, K., Carpenter, N.A., Joslin, J., Tupa, L., Tetzloff, J., McAloose, D. :
Mortality review for the North American snow leopard (Panthera uncia) zoo population from January 1999 to December 2019. J Zoo Wildl Med 52:145-156, 2021. Pubmed reference: 33827171. DOI: 10.1638/2020-0132.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 07 Nov 2022