OMIA:001667-9913 : Heat tolerance in Bos taurus

In other species: dog , chicken , Japanese disc abalone , goat , pig , indicine cattle (zebu)

Categories: Homeostasis / metabolism phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: no

Mode of inheritance: Multifactorial

Considered a defect: no

Key variant known: no

Species-specific description: This phene includes references to studies involving gene edited or genetically modified organisms (GMO).

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2023). OMIA:001667-9913: 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.

2023 Cartwright, S.L., Schmied, J., Karrow, N., Mallard, B.A. :
Impact of heat stress on dairy cattle and selection strategies for thermotolerance: a review. Front Vet Sci 10:1198697, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37408833 . DOI: 10.3389/fvets.2023.1198697.
Freitas, P.H.F., Johnson, J.S., Wen, H., Maskal, J.M., Tiezzi, F., Maltecca, C., Huang, Y., DeDecker, A.E., Schinckel, A.P., Brito, L.F. :
Genetic parameters for automatically-measured vaginal temperature, respiration efficiency, and other thermotolerance indicators measured on lactating sows under heat stress conditions. Genet Sel Evol 55:65, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37730542 . DOI: 10.1186/s12711-023-00842-x.
Habimana, V., Ekine-Dzivenu, C.C., Nguluma, A.S., Nziku, Z.C., Morota, G., Chenyambuga, S.W., Mrode, R. :
Genes and models for estimating genetic parameters for heat tolerance in dairy cattle. Front Genet 14:1127175, 2023. Pubmed reference: 36923799 . DOI: 10.3389/fgene.2023.1127175.
Habimana, V., Nguluma, A.S., Nziku, Z.C., Ekine-Dzivenu, C.C., Morota, G., Mrode, R., Chenyambuga, S.W. :
Heat stress effects on milk yield traits and metabolites and mitigation strategies for dairy cattle breeds reared in tropical and sub-tropical countries. Front Vet Sci 10:1121499, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37483284 . DOI: 10.3389/fvets.2023.1121499.
Kambal, S., Tijjani, A., Ibrahim, S.A.E., Ahmed, M.A., Mwacharo, J.M., Hanotte, O. :
Candidate signatures of positive selection for environmental adaptation in indigenous African cattle: A review. Anim Genet :, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37697736 . DOI: 10.1111/age.13353.
Lemal, P., May, K., König, S., Schroyen, M., Gengler, N. :
Invited review: From heat stress to disease-Immune response and candidate genes involved in cattle thermotolerance. J Dairy Sci :, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37164864 . DOI: 10.3168/jds.2022-22727.
Mateescu, R.G., Sarlo Davila, K.M., Hernandez, A.S., Andrade, A.N., Zayas, G.A., Rodriguez, E.E., Dikmen, S., Oltenacu, P.A. :
Impact of Brahman genetics on skin histology characteristics with implications for heat tolerance in cattle. Front Genet 14:1107468, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37229201 . DOI: 10.3389/fgene.2023.1107468.
Osei-Amponsah, R., Dunshea, F.R., Leury, B.J., Abhijith, A., Chauhan, S.S. :
Association of phenotypic markers of heat tolerance with Australian genomic estimated breeding values and dairy cattle selection indices. Animals (Basel) 13:, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37508037 . DOI: 10.3390/ani13142259.
Rockett, P.L., Campos, I.L., Baes, C.F., Tulpan, D., Miglior, F., Schenkel, F.S. :
Genetic evaluation of heat tolerance in Holsteins using test-day production records and NASA POWER weather data. J Dairy Sci :, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37562648 . DOI: 10.3168/jds.2022-22776.
Shandilya, U.K., Sharma, A., Sodhi, M., Mukesh, M. :
Editing of HSF-1 and Na/K-ATPase α1 subunit by CRISPR/Cas9 reduces thermal tolerance of bovine skin fibroblasts to heat shock in vitro. Anim Biotechnol :1-11, 2023. Pubmed reference: 36905150 . DOI: 10.1080/10495398.2023.2187403.
Shephard, R.W., Maloney, S.K. :
A review of thermal stress in cattle. Aust Vet J :, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37620993 . DOI: 10.1111/avj.13275.
2019 Rong, Y., Zeng, M., Guan, X., Qu, K., Liu, J., Zhang, J., Chen, H., Huang, B., Lei, C. :
Association of HSF1 genetic variation with heat tolerance in Chinese cattle. Animals (Basel) 9:1027, 2019. Pubmed reference: 31775331 . DOI: 10.3390/ani9121027.
2016 Santana, M.L., Bignardi, A.B., Pereira, R.J., Stefani, G., El Faro, L. :
Genetics of heat tolerance for milk yield and quality in Holsteins. Animal :1-11, 2016. Pubmed reference: 27532229 . DOI: 10.1017/S1751731116001725.

Edit History

  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 30 Aug 2016
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 31 Mar 2023