OMIA:001728-9796 : Sex determination in Equus caballus (horse)

In other species: goldfish , northern pike , rainbow trout , Atlantic salmon , guppy , Nile tilapia , Japanese flounder , Atlantic halibut , Gila monster , monocled cobra , Mallard , swan goose , Canada goose , chicken , common quail , turkey , tammar wallaby , ass (donkey) , taurine cattle , sheep , Chinese soft-shelled turtle , jackdaw , petrels , torafugu , whitespotted clarias , red-eared slider turtle , ayu , Japanese quail , green-eyed treefrog , derbio , twoband anemonefish , Java barb , clearhead icefish , silver trevally

Categories: Reproductive system phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 261550 (trait) , 600956 (gene)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Considered a defect: no

Key variant known: no

Genetic engineering: Unknown
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing

Associated gene:

Symbol Description Species Chr Location OMIA gene details page Other Links
SRY sex determining region Y Equus caballus - no genomic information (-..-) SRY Homologene, Ensembl , NCBI gene

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2024). OMIA:001728-9796: 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 De Coster, T., Van Poucke, M., Bogado Pascottini, O., Angel-Velez, D., Van den Branden, E., Peere, S., Papas, M., Gerits, I., Govaere, J., Peelman, L., Vermeesch, J.R., Van Soom, A., Smits, K. :
Single closed-tube quantitative real-time PCR assay with dual-labelled probes for improved sex determination of equine embryos. Animal 17:S1751-7311(23)00268-9:100952, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37913607. DOI: 10.1016/j.animal.2023.100952.
2021 Wang, X., Bou, G., Zhang, X., Tao, L., Shen, Y., Na, R., Liu, G., Ren, H., Ren, X., Song, L., Su, S., Bai, D., Zhao, Y., Li, B., Dugarjaviin, M. :
A fast PCR test for the simultaneous identification of species and gender in horses, donkeys, mules and hinnies. J Equine Vet Sci 102:103458, 2021. Pubmed reference: 34119210. DOI: 10.1016/j.jevs.2021.103458.
2020 Lazzari, G., Colleoni, S., Crotti, G., Turini, P., Fiorini, G., Barandalla, M., Landriscina, L., Dolci, G., Benedetti, M., Duchi, R., Galli, C. :
Laboratory production of equine embryos. J Equine Vet Sci 89:S0737-0806(20)30188-X:103097, 2020. Pubmed reference: 32563445. DOI: 10.1016/j.jevs.2020.103097.
2019 Riera, F.L., Roldán, J.E., Espinosa, J.M., Fernandez, J.E., Ortiz, I., Hinrichs, K. :
Application of embryo biopsy and sex determination via polymerase chain reaction in a commercial equine embryo transfer program in Argentina. Reprod Fertil Dev 31:1917-1925, 2019. Pubmed reference: 31656221. DOI: 10.1071/RD19228.
Zaffalon, S., Latz, A., Krasteva-Christ, G., Maxeiner, S. :
Sex identification in horses (Equus caballus) based on the gene pair NLGN4X/NLGN4Y. Anim Genet 50:551, 2019. Pubmed reference: 31318073. DOI: 10.1111/age.12823.
2015 Choi, Y.H., Penedo, M.C., Daftari, P., Velez, I.C., Hinrichs, K. :
Accuracy of preimplantation genetic diagnosis in equine in vivo-recovered and in vitro-produced blastocysts. Reprod Fertil Dev , 2015. Pubmed reference: 25775205. DOI: 10.1071/RD14419.
2014 Aurich, C., Schneider, J. :
Sex determination in horses - current status and future perspectives. Anim Reprod Sci 146:34-41, 2014. Pubmed reference: 24598214. DOI: 10.1016/j.anireprosci.2014.01.014.
Herrera, C., Morikawa, M.I., Bello, M.B., von Meyeren, M., Centeno, J.E., Dufourq, P., Martinez, M.M., Llorente, J. :
Setting up equine embryo gender determination by preimplantation genetic diagnosis in a commercial embryo transfer program. Theriogenology 81:S0093-691X(13)00528-1:758-63, 2014. Pubmed reference: 24439164. DOI: 10.1016/j.theriogenology.2013.12.013.
2010 Troedsson, M.H.T., Paprocki, A.M., Koppang, R.W., Syverson, C.M., Griffin, P., Klein, C., Dobrinsky, J.R. :
Transfer success of biopsied and vitrified equine embryos. Animal Reproduction Science 121:295-296, 2010. DOI: 10.1016/j.anireprosci.2010.04.168.
2000 Hasegaw, T., Sato, F., Ishida, N., Fukushima, Y., Mukoyama, H. :
Sex determination by simultaneous amplification of equine SRY and amelogenin genes. J Vet Med Sci 62:1109-10, 2000. Pubmed reference: 11073085. DOI: 10.1292/jvms.62.1109.
1988 Wood, T.C., White, K.L., Thompson, D.L., Garza, F. :
Evaluation of the expression of a male-specific antigen on cells of equine blastocysts. J Reprod Immunol 14:1-8, 1988. Pubmed reference: 3058965. DOI: 10.1016/0165-0378(88)90031-9.

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