OMIA:001130-9940 : Leukodystrophy, generic in Ovis aries (sheep)

In other species: dog , American mink

Categories: Nervous system phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Genetic engineering: Unknown
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing

Breed: Poll Dorset (Sheep) (VBO_0001557).
Breeds in which the phene has been documented. For breeds in which a likely causal variant has been documented, see the variant table below

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2021). OMIA:001130-9940: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1997 David, G.P., Holmes, J.P., Adams, W.F. :
Neurological condition in polled Dorset lambs. Vet Rec 141:27, 1997. Pubmed reference: 9248025.

Edit History

  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 10 Sep 2021
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 10 Sep 2021