OMIA:000179-9615 : Cerebellar hypoplasia in Canis lupus familiaris (dog)

In other species: chicken , domestic cat , pig , taurine cattle , grey parrot

Categories: Nervous system phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 213000 (trait) , 213002 (trait) , 305000 (trait)

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Cross-species summary: Under-development of the cerebellum.

Inheritance: Knecht et al. (1979) provided evidence for autosomal recessive inheritance.

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2015). OMIA:000179-9615: 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.

2003 Schatzberg, S.J., Haley, N.J., Barr, S.C., Parrish, C., Steingold, S., Summers, B.A., deLahunta, A., Kornegay, J.N., Sharp, N.J. :
Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) amplification of parvoviral DNA from the brains of dogs and cats with cerebellar hypoplasia.[comment] Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 17:538-44, 2003. Pubmed reference: 12892305.
1979 Knecht, C.D., Lamar, C.H., Schaible, R., Pflum, K. :
Cerebellar hypoplasia in Chow Chows. Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association 15:51-53, 1979.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
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