OMIA:001091-9615 : Ataxia, progressive in Canis lupus familiaris (dog)

In other species: pig , taurine cattle

Categories: Behaviour / neurological phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: A progressive failure of muscle co-ordination, resulting in perverse movements. References for cattle are listed under: Hypomyelinogenesis, congenital (OMIA 000527-9913)

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:001091-9615: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1995 Boersma, A., Zonnevylle, H., Sanchez, M.A., Espineira, M.D. :
Progressive ataxia in a Rottweiler dog Veterinary Quarterly 17:108-109, 1995. Pubmed reference: 8525596.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005