Tibial Hemimelia (TH)

Item No.  256

  • Screening tool for genetic health in beef cattle
  • Helps producers manage and avoid matings where offspring could be affected by TH as well as the Outcast variant of the gene
  • You can order this item individually or in addition to a genomic profile below
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Affected animals (those with two copies of the recessive allele) are born with severe deformities including twisted rear legs with fused joints, large abdominal hernias and/or skull deformities. Should calves survive the birthing process, they cannot stand to nurse. Outcast carrier refers to a rare variant identified in the TKA Outcast sire pedigree.
Brand Igenity®
Breeds Supported Chianina, Dexter, Maine Anjou, Shorthorn, Simmental
Species Bovine, Beef
Data Results Igenity Beef Dashboard, Igenity Traits and Conditions Report
Turnaround Time 3 to 4 weeks

Additional Information

Results will come back as a combination of these variants. For example, an animal that is THF/THFO is free for both TH variants.

  • THF - Free
  • THC - Carrier
  • THA - Affected
  • THFO - Free for Outcast variant
  • THCO - Carrier for Outcast variant
  • THAO - Affected for Outcast variant


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