OMIA:001862-9940 : Fecundity, Wishart, FecW in Ovis aries (sheep)

Categories: Reproductive system phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal

Considered a defect: no

Key variant known: no

Species-specific symbol: FecW

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

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2013). OMIA:001862-9940: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2006 Davis, G.H., Farquhar, P.A., O'Connell, A.R., Everett-Hincks, J.M., Wishart, P.J., Galloway, S.M., Dodds, K.G. :
A putative autosomal gene increasing ovulation rate in Romney sheep. Anim Reprod Sci 92:65-73, 2006. Pubmed reference: 15998568. DOI: 10.1016/j.anireprosci.2005.05.015.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 28 Jun 2013