OMIA:000030-10009 : Alopecia, generic in Tamiasciurus hudsonicus (American red squirrel)

In other species: chicken , Rhesus monkey , dog , giant panda , domestic cat , white-tailed deer , taurine cattle , sheep

Categories: Integument (skin) phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 104000 (trait) , 104110 (trait) , 203655 (trait) , 612421 (trait) , 610753 (trait) , 300042 (trait) , 109200 (trait) , 300710 (trait)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Absence of hair, wool or feathers due to loss of hair (not in reference to primary genetic hair, wool, feather-lessness)

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. (2023). OMIA:000030-10009: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2023 Gordon, D.L., Peters-Kennedy, J., Childs-Sanford, S.E. :
Widespread, symmetric, noninflammatory alopecia associated with follicular dysplasia in the American red squirrel (<i>Tamiasciurus hudsonicus</i>). Vet Pathol :3009858231176556, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37313839. DOI: 10.1177/03009858231176556.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 15 Jun 2023