OMIA:000933-9913 : Spina bifida in Bos taurus (taurine cattle)

In other species: dog , domestic cat , sheep , rabbit , snow leopard

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. (2005). OMIA:000933-9913: 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.

2024 Mee, J.F., Murphy, D., Curran, M. :
Bovine congenital defects recorded by veterinary practitioners. Reprod Domest Anim 59:e14501, 2024. Pubmed reference: 37975255. DOI: 10.1111/rda.14501.
2021 Zarzycki, A., Thomas, Z.M., Mazrier, H. :
Comparison of inherited neural tube defects in companion animals and livestock. Birth Defects Res 113:319-348, 2021. Pubmed reference: 33615733. DOI: 10.1002/bdr2.1848.
2019 Cagnotti, G., Sammartano, F., Bertone, I., Capucchio, M.T., Nicola, I., Sacchi, P., Bellino, C., D'Angelo, A. :
Imaging and genetic investigations of neural tube defect in a calf: case report and review of the literature. J Vet Diagn Invest 31:228-234, 2019. Pubmed reference: 30852979. DOI: 10.1177/1040638718823037.
1977 Cho, D.Y., Leipold, H.W. :
Spina bifida and spinal dysraphism in calves. Zentralbl Veterinarmed A 24:680-95, 1977. Pubmed reference: 412380. DOI: 10.1111/j.1439-0442.1977.tb01747.x.
1955 Epstein, R. :
Phylogenetic significance of spina bifida in Zebu cattle Indian Journal of Veterinary Science 25:313-316, 1955.
1954 Kidwell, J.F., Walker, LeG., McCormick, J.A. :
Hereditary female sterility in Holstein Friesian cattle Journal of Heredity 45:142-145, 1954.

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