OMIA:001560-9940 : Coat colour, black spots in Ovis aries (sheep)

Categories: Pigmentation phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: 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. (2020). OMIA:001560-9940: 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.

2012 Pe├▒agaricano, F., Zorrilla, P., Naya, H., Robello, C., Urioste, J.I. :
Gene expression analysis identifies new candidate genes associated with the development of black skin spots in Corriedale sheep. J Appl Genet 53:99-106, 2012. Pubmed reference: 21952730. DOI: 10.1007/s13353-011-0066-9.
2011 Pe├▒agaricano, F., Urioste, J.I., Naya, H., de los Campos, G., Gianola, D. :
Assessment of Poisson, probit and linear models for genetic analysis of presence and number of black spots in Corriedale sheep. J Anim Breed Genet 128:105-13, 2011. Pubmed reference: 21385225. DOI: 10.1111/j.1439-0388.2010.00893.x.
2008 Naya, H., Urioste, JI., Chang, YM., Rodrigues-Motta, M., Kremer, R., Gianola, D. :
A comparison between Poisson and zero-inflated Poisson regression models with an application to number of black spots in Corriedale sheep. Genet Sel Evol 40:379-94, 2008. Pubmed reference: 18558072. DOI: 10.1051/gse:2008010.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 22 Mar 2011
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