OMIA:000973-9913 : Tail, kinky in Bos taurus (taurine cattle)
In other species: pig
Categories: Limbs / fins / digit / tail phene
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
Mendelian trait/disorder: yes
Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive
Considered a defect: yes
Key variant known: no
Cross-species summary: Twisted or kinked tail.
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing
Cite this entry
|1936||Knapp, B., Emmel, M.W., Ward, W.F. :|
|The inheritance of screw tail in cattle Journal of Heredity 27:269-271, 1936.|
- Created by Frank Nicholas on 27 Oct 2010