OMIA:001404-9913 : Leptin concentration in Bos taurus (taurine cattle)
In other species: pig
Categories: Homeostasis / metabolism phene
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown
Considered a defect: no
Species-specific description: Liefers et al. (2004) showed that a 115T>C missense mutation in exon 20 of the leptin gene (LEPR) is associated with a decreased concentration of leptin in late pregnancy.
Cite this entry
|2004||Liefers, SC., Veerkamp, RF., te Pas, MF., Delavaud, C., Chilliard, Y., van der Lende, T. :|
|A missense mutation in the bovine leptin receptor gene is associated with leptin concentrations during late pregnancy. Anim Genet 35:138-41, 2004. Pubmed reference: 15025576 . DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2052.2004.01115.x.|
- Created by Frank Nicholas on 12 Sep 2005
- Changed by Frank Nicholas on 18 Jun 2013