OMIA:002385-9031 : Reproductive seasonality in Gallus gallus (chicken)

In other species: Atlantic herring , goat , sheep , Japanese quail

Categories: Endocrine / exocrine gland phene (incl mammary gland)

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 603372 (gene)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: no

Species-specific name: photoperiodic response; 'domestication gene'

Associated gene:

Symbol Description Species Chr Location OMIA gene details page Other Links
TSHR thyroid stimulating hormone receptor Gallus gallus 5 NC_052536.1 (40273166..40325248) TSHR Homologene, Ensembl , NCBI gene

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2021). OMIA:002385-9031: 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.

2020 Grottesi, A., Gabbianelli, F., Valentini, A., Chillemi, G. :
Structural and dynamic analysis of G558R mutation in chicken TSHR gene shows altered signal transduction and corroborates its role as a domestication gene. Anim Genet 51:51-57, 2020. Pubmed reference: 31746479. DOI: 10.1111/age.12880.
2016 Karlsson, A.C., Fallahshahroudi, A., Johnsen, H., Hagenblad, J., Wright, D., Andersson, L., Jensen, P. :
A domestication related mutation in the thyroid stimulating hormone receptor gene (TSHR) modulates photoperiodic response and reproduction in chickens. Gen Comp Endocrinol 228:69-78, 2016. Pubmed reference: 26873630. DOI: 10.1016/j.ygcen.2016.02.010.
2015 Karlsson, A.C., Svemer, F., Eriksson, J., Darras, V.M., Andersson, L., Jensen, P. :
The effect of a mutation in the thyroid stimulating hormone receptor (TSHR) on development, behaviour and TH levels in domesticated chickens. PLoS One 10:e0129040, 2015. Pubmed reference: 26053744. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0129040.

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