OMIA:002229-9823 : Hypotrichosis, HR-related in Sus scrofa (pig)

In other species: domestic cat , bottlenosed dolphin , beluga whale , minke whale , sheep , Indo-Pacific finless porpoise , long-beaked common dolphin , Yangtze River dolphin , Omura's baleen whale

Categories: Integument (skin) phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 203655 (trait) , 602302 (gene)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Cross-species summary: Also known as Hairless

Species-specific description: This phene includes references to studies involving genetically modified organisms (GMO).

Genetic engineering: Yes - variants have been created artificially, e.g. by genetic engineering or gene editing
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing

Associated gene:

Symbol Description Species Chr Location OMIA gene details page Other Links
HR hair growth associated Sus scrofa 14 NC_010456.5 (6404968..6386900) HR Homologene, Ensembl , NCBI gene

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2023). OMIA:002229-9823: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2019 Gao, Q.S., Xuan, M.F., Luo, Z.B., Paek, H.J., Kang, J.D., Yin, X.J. :
Hairless-knockout piglets generated using the clustered regularly interspaced short palindromic repeat/CRISPR-associated-9 exhibit abnormalities in the skin and thymus. Exp Anim 68:519-529, 2019. Pubmed reference: 31308290. DOI: 10.1538/expanim.19-0018.

Edit History

  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 27 Aug 2021
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 30 Aug 2021
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 18 Dec 2023