OMIA:002489-9823 : Spermatogenic arrest, DAZL-related in Sus scrofa (pig)

Categories: Reproductive system phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 601486 (gene)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Species-specific description: Tan et al. (2013): "Edited fibroblasts were used to generate pigs with knockout alleles in the DAZL and APC genes to model infertility and colon cancer."

This phene includes references to studies involving genetically modified organisms (GMO).

Genetic engineering: Unknown
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing

Associated gene:

Symbol Description Species Chr Location OMIA gene details page Other Links
DAZL deleted in azoospermia-like Sus scrofa - no genomic information (-..-) DAZL Homologene, Ensembl , NCBI gene

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2021). OMIA:002489-9823: 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.

2023 Lara, N.L.M., Goldsmith, T., Rodriguez-Villamil, P., Ongaratto, F., Solin, S., Webster, D., Ganbaatar, U., Hodgson, S., Corbière, S.M.A.S., Bondareva, A., Carlson, D.F., Dobrinski, I. :
DAZL knockout pigs as recipients for spermatogonial stem cell transplantation. Cells 12, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37947660. DOI: 10.3390/cells12212582.
2021 Tanihara, F., Hirata, M., Otoi, T. :
Current status of the application of gene editing in pigs. J Reprod Dev 67:177-187, 2021. Pubmed reference: 33840678. DOI: 10.1262/jrd.2021-025.
2013 Tan, W., Carlson, D.F., Lancto, C.A., Garbe, J.R., Webster, D.A., Hackett, P.B., Fahrenkrug, S.C. :
Efficient nonmeiotic allele introgression in livestock using custom endonucleases. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:16526-31, 2013. Pubmed reference: 24014591. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1310478110.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 26 Dec 2021
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 26 Dec 2021