OMIA:001334-9915 : Sperm, short tail in Bos indicus (indicine cattle (zebu))

In other species: pig , taurine cattle

Categories: Reproductive system phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 615451 (trait) , 615408 (gene)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

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

Breed: Nelore (Cattle) (VBO_0000318).
Breeds in which the phene has been documented. For breeds in which a likely causal variant has been documented, see the variant table below

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2023). OMIA:001334-9915: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2010 Siqueira, J.B., Pinho, R.O., GuimarĂ£es, S.E., Miranda Neto, T., GuimarĂ£es, J.D. :
Immotile short-tail sperm defect in Nelore (Bos taurus indicus) breed bulls. Reprod Domest Anim 45:1122-5, 2010. Pubmed reference: 19735439. DOI: 10.1111/j.1439-0531.2009.01494.x.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 08 Oct 2023