OMIA:001090-8843 : Fatty metamorphosis of viscera in Anser anser (domestic goose)

In other species: swan goose , chicken , pig

Categories: Adipose tissue phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 228100 (trait)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: also known as steatosis or fatty liver disease

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. (2011). OMIA:001090-8843: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1997 Fournier, E., Peresson, R., Guy, G., Hermier, D. :
Relationships between storage and secretion of hepatic lipids in two breeds of geese with different susceptibility to liver steatosis Poultry Science 76:599-607, 1997. Pubmed reference: 9106888.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 18 Oct 2011