OMIA 000933-9986 : Spina bifida in Oryctolagus cuniculus

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

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

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

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


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.
1966 Crary, D.D., Fox, R.R., Sawin, P.B. :
Spina bifida in the rabbit. J Hered 57:236-43, 1966. Pubmed reference: 5339481.
1937 Nachtsheim, H. :
Erbpathologische Untersuchungen am Kaninchen [Investigation of inherited defects in rabbits] Z. indo Abst. u. Vererbgs 73:463-466, 1937. DOI: 10.1007/BF01847500.

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