OMIA:001323-9913 : Dwarfism, GHR-related in Bos taurus (taurine cattle)

In other species: pig , Southern African pygmy mouse

Categories: Skeleton phene (incl. short stature & teeth)

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 262500 (trait) , 604271 (trait) , 600946 (gene)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: similar to Laron Syndrome in humans renamed from 'Dwarfism, Laron' [28/04/2023]

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:001323-9913: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1999 Liu, J., Boyd, C.K., Kobayashi, Y., Chase, C.C., Hammond, A.C., Olson, T.A., Elsasser, T.H., Lucy, M.C. :
A novel phenotype for Laron dwarfism in miniature Bos indicus cattle suggests that the expression of growth hormone receptor 1A in liver is required for normal growth Domestic Animal Endocrinology 17:421-437, 1999. Pubmed reference: 10628432.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005