OMIA:002482-9823 : Epidermal hyperplasia in Sus scrofa (pig)

Categories: Integument (skin) phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: unknown

Species-specific name: Wrinkled skin

Species-specific description: Xiaoli et al. (2021): "A mutant phenotype characterized by systemic wrinkles and thickened skin was discovered in Xiang pig populations with incidence about 1-3%."

Breed: Xiang, China (Pig) (VBO_0012871).
Breeds in which the phene has been documented. (If a likely causal variant has been documented for the phene, see the variant table breeds in which the variant has been reported).

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2021). OMIA:002482-9823: 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.

2021 Xiaoli, L., Fengbin, H., Shihui, H., Xi, N., Sheng, L., Zhou, W., Xueqin, R., Jiafu, W. :
Detection of genomic structure variants associated with wrinkled skin in Xiang pig by next generation sequencing. Aging (Albany NY) 13:24710-24739, 2021. Pubmed reference: 34837693. DOI: 10.18632/aging.203711.
2019 Huang, T., Zhang, M., Yan, G., Huang, X., Chen, H., Zhou, L., Deng, W., Zhang, Z., Qiu, H., Ai, H., Huang, L. :
Genome-wide association and evolutionary analyses reveal the formation of swine facial wrinkles in Chinese Erhualian pigs. Aging (Albany NY) 11:4672-4687, 2019. Pubmed reference: 31306098. DOI: 10.18632/aging.102078.
2018 Zhao, P., Yu, Y., Feng, W., Du, H., Yu, J., Kang, H., Zheng, X., Wang, Z., Liu, G.E., Ernst, C.W., Ran, X., Wang, J., Liu, J.F. :
Evidence of evolutionary history and selective sweeps in the genome of Meishan pig reveals its genetic and phenotypic characterization. Gigascience 7, 2018. Pubmed reference: 29790964. DOI: 10.1093/gigascience/giy058.

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