Contractural Arachnodactyly (CA)

Item No.  213

  • Screening tool for genetic health in beef cattle
  • Helps producers manage and avoid matings where offspring could be affected by CA
  • You can order this item individually or in addition to a genomic profile below
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Also known as “fawn calf”, contractural arachnodactyly results in an abnormality of skeletal development in Angus cattle resulting in a “tall and skinny” calf with contracture of the hocks, decreased range of motion of the limbs, particularly the hind, and spinal misalignment.
Brand Igenity®
Breeds Supported Angus and Angus influenced
Data Results Igenity Beef Dashboard, Igenity Traits and Conditions Report
Species Bovine, Beef
Turnaround Time 3 to 4 weeks

Additional Information

  • CAF - Free
  • CAC - Carrier
  • CAA - Affected