OMIA:001489-9913 : Encephalomyelopathy, multifocal symmetrical necrotising, Limousin in Bos taurus (taurine cattle)

Categories: Nervous system phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: necrotising/necrotizing encephalomyelopathy

Species-specific description: The creation of this OMIA entry is based on information provided by PA Windsor, AE Kessell and JW Finnie

Breed: Limousin (Cattle) (VBO_0000274).
Breeds in which the phene has been documented. (If a likely causal variant has been documented for the phene, see the variant table breeds in which the variant has been reported).

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2022). OMIA:001489-9913: 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.

1991 Palmer, A.C., Jackson, P.G.G., Blakemore, W.F. :
A Primary Demyelinating Disorder of Young Cattle Neuropathology and Applied Neurobiology 17:457-467, 1991. Pubmed reference: 1800911.
1990 Harper, P.A.W., Hartley, W.J., Fraser, G.C., Boulton, J.G., Brown, N.R. :
Multifocal Encephalopathy in Limousin Calves Australian Veterinary Journal 67:111-112, 1990. Pubmed reference: 2375709.

Edit History

  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 13 May 2010
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 23 Oct 2022