OMIA:001856-9970 : Tuberculosis, susceptibility/resistance to in Syncerus caffer (African buffalo)

In other species: pig , taurine cattle , indicine cattle (zebu) , water buffalo

Categories: Immune system phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 607949 (trait) , 611046 (trait) , 612929 (trait) , 300259 (trait) , 607948 (trait)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: no

Mode of inheritance: Multifactorial

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: 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. (2019). OMIA:001856-9970: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2019 van Hooft, P., Getz, W.M., Greyling, B.J., Bastos, A.D.S. :
A natural gene drive system influences bovine tuberculosis susceptibility in African buffalo: Possible implications for disease management. PLoS One 14:e0221168, 2019. Pubmed reference: 31483802. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0221168.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 18 Sep 2019