OMIA:001490-9913 : Encephalomyelopathy, multifocal symmetrical necrotising, Simmental 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: Simmental (Cattle) (VBO_0000380).
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:001490-9913: 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 Finnie, J.W., Phillips, P.H. :
Multifocal Symmetrical Encephalomyelopathy of Simmental Cattle Australian Veterinary Journal 68:213, 1991. Pubmed reference: 1888316.
Finnie, J.W., Smith, K., Mukherjee, T.M. :
Mitochondrial alterations in skeletal muscle in a bovine encephalopathy Veterinary Record 129:384-385, 1991. Pubmed reference: 1746118.
1989 Harper, PA., Hartley, WJ., Coverdale, OR., Gill, JM. :
Multifocal symmetrical encephalopathy in Simmental calves. Vet Rec 124:122-3, 1989. Pubmed reference: 2922904.

Edit History

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