OMIA:001964-494514 : Eye infection, susceptibility to in Vulpes lagopus
Categories: Vision / eye phene
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
Mendelian trait/disorder: no
Mode of inheritance: Multifactorial
Considered a defect: unknown
Key variant known: no
Inheritance: Kempe and Strandén (2015) estimated heritability of susceptibility to eye infection as a binary trait to be 0.24 ± 0.07, indicating that selection for resistance should be effective.
|2016||Kempe, R., Strandén, I. :|
|Breeding for better eye health in Finnish blue fox (Vulpes lagopus). J Anim Breed Genet 133:51-8, 2016. Pubmed reference: 26077003 . DOI: 10.1111/jbg.12170.|
- Created by Frank Nicholas on 21 Jun 2015