OMIA:001616-9940 : Chondrodysplasia, "llama syndrome" in Ovis aries

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

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Breed: Suffolk (Sheep) (VBO_0001627).


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.

2008 Thompson, K.G., Piripi, S.A., Dittmer, K.E. :
Inherited abnormalities of skeletal development in sheep. Vet J 177:324-33, 2008. Pubmed reference: 17910925 . DOI: 10.1016/j.tvjl.2007.08.015.
2005 West, DM, Blair, HT, Thompson, KG, Piripi, SA :
“Llama syndrome” – a new inherited chondrodysplasia in Suffolk sheep? Proceedings 6th International Sheep Veterinary Congress, Greece, 17–21, June, 2005 :pp. 325–326, 2005.

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