OMIA:002364-9823 : Rickets, generic in Sus scrofa (pig)

In other species: horse

Categories: Skeleton phene (incl. short stature & teeth)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Rickets (also called rachitis) is a metabolic bone disease in growing animals. See also entries for Hypophosphatemic rickets, autosomal recessive, 1; Vitamin D-deficiency rickets, type I; Vitamin D-deficiency rickets, type Ib and Vitamin D-deficiency rickets, type II

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. (2021). OMIA:002364-9823: 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.

1982 Ollivier, L., Sellier, P. :
Pig genetics: a review Annales de Genetique et de Selection Animale 14:481-544, 1982.
1965 Plonait, H. :
[Heritable rachitis in suckling pigs] Deutsche Tierarztliche Wochenschrift 72:255-256, 1965. Pubmed reference: 5891388.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 25 Sep 2021