OMIA:001705-9940 : Sterility, Irish Cambridge in Ovis aries (sheep)

Categories: Reproductive system phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Mapping: Bodin et al. (2012) mapped this trait to chromosome OAR2.

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

Breed: Cambridge (Sheep) (VBO_0001355).
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. (2012). OMIA:001705-9940: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2012 Bodin, L., Demars, J., Drobik, W., Fabre, S., Hanrahan, J.P., Keane, O., Martyniuk, E., Mulsant, P., Nowak, Z., Persani, Z., Rossetti, R., Sarry, J., Tosser-Klopp, G. :
Novel mutations controlling ovulation rate in sheep Proceedings of the 33rd Conference of the International Society of Animal Genetics :Abstract 3004, 2012.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 08 Jul 2012