OMIA 002114-9913 : Hypotrichosis, KRT71-related in Bos taurus

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 615896

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Considered a defect: unknown

Key variant known: yes

Year key variant first reported: 2010

Molecular basis: Markey et al. (2010): 5:g.27505486delTGTGCCCA, c.334delTGTGCCCA, p.Met93AsnfsX14 (as gleaned from McClure and McClure, 2016)

Breed: Hereford.

Associated gene:

Symbol Description Species Chr Location OMIA gene details page Other Links
KRT71 keratin 71, type II Bos taurus 5 NC_037332.1 (27330888..27339248) KRT71 Homologene, Ensembl, NCBI gene


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Breed(s) Variant Phenotype Gene Allele Type of Variant Reference Sequence Chr. g. or m. c. or n. p. Verbal Description EVA ID Year Published PubMed ID(s) Acknowledgements
Hereford Hypotrichosis, KRT71-related KRT71 deletion, small (<=20) UMD3.1 5 g.27505486delTGTGCCCA c.334delTGTGCCCA p.Met93AsnfsX14 2010 Reference not in PubMed; see OMIA 002114-9913 for reference details Breed and variant information kindly provided or confirmed by Matt McClure and Jennifer McClure from "Understanding Genetics and Complete Genetic Disease and Trait Definition (Expanded 2016 Edition)" (


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.
2016 McClure, M.C., McClure, J. :
Understanding Genetics and Complete Genetic Disease and Trait Definition (Expanded 2016 Edition) :, 2016.
2010 Markey, A.D., Taylor, J.F., Schnabel, R.D., McKay, S.D., McClure, M.C., Beever, J.E.. :
A Deletion Mutation in Krt71 is Associated with Congenital Hypotrichosis in Hereford Cattle. Plant & Animal Genomes XVIII Conference, San Diego, 9-13 January 2010 :552, 2010.

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