OMIA:001221-9031 : Cerebellar degeneration in Gallus gallus (chicken)

In other species: dog , domestic cat

Categories: Nervous system phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Z-linked recessive

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

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:001221-9031: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


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.

1959 Markson, L.M., Carnaghan, R.B.A., Young, C.B. :
Familial cerebellar degeneration and atrophy - a sex linked disease affecting light Sussex pullets Journal of Comparative Pathology 69:223-230, 1959. Pubmed reference: 13641453.
1953 Winterfield, R.W. :
Avian cerebellar hypoplasia and degeneration. J Am Vet Med Assoc 123:136-8, 1953. Pubmed reference: 13069375.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 29 Nov 2011