OMIA:000439-30521 : Hair, long in Bos grunniens (domestic yak)

In other species: dog , domestic cat , ass (donkey) , Arabian camel , llama , taurine cattle , goat , sheep , rabbit , golden hamster , domestic guinea pig , alpaca

Categories: Integument (skin) phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 190330 (trait) , 165190 (gene)

Links to relevant human diseases in MONDO:

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: no

Cross-species summary: Long hair = angora

Breed: Tianzhu White Yak, China (Yak (domestic)) (VBO_0016828).
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. (2022). OMIA:000439-30521: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2022 Bao, Q., Ma, X., Jia, C., Wu, X., Wu, Y., Meng, G., Bao, P., Chu, M., Guo, X., Liang, C., Yan, P. :
Resequencing and signatures of selective scans point to candidate genetic variants for hair length traits in long-haired and normal-haired Tianzhu white yak. Front Genet 13:798076, 2022. Pubmed reference: 35360871. DOI: 10.3389/fgene.2022.798076.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 11 Sep 2022