OMIA:000200-9915 : Coat colour, generic in Bos indicus (indicine cattle (zebu))

In other species: Japanese medaka , axolotl , marsupials , brush-tailed possums , European mole , stump-tailed macaque , gray wolf , coyote , dog , red fox , domestic cat , Sumatran tiger , mongooses , whales , ass (donkey) , onager , horse , pig , Arabian camel , guanaco , vicugna , llama , Northern giraffe , taurine cattle , goat , mouflon , sheep , hares , rabbit , Alpine marmot , pocket gophers , golden hamster , Mongolian gerbil , meadow voles , muskrat , black rat , European woodmouse , domestic guinea pig , nutria , gray short-tailed opossum , tench , domestic yak , gray squirrel , western mosquitofish , long-tailed chinchilla , European shrew , red wolf , bobcat , Asiatic golden cat , Mountain hare , golden jackal , tawny dragon , quagga , water buffalo , panther genet , Kinda baboon , Gray snub-nosed monkey , Northern mole vole , American mink , hybrid yellow catfish

Categories: Pigmentation phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: no

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

Breed: Sahiwal (Cattle) (VBO_0000365).
Breeds in which the phene has been documented. For breeds in which a likely causal variant has been documented, see the variant table below

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2022). OMIA:000200-9915: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


Note: the references are listed in reverse chronological order (from the most recent year to the earliest year), and alphabetically by first author within a year.

2023 Rajawat, D., Panigrahi, M., Nayak, S.S., Ghildiyal, K., Sharma, A., Kumar, H., Parida, S., Bhushan, B., Gaur, G.K., Mishra, B.P., Dutt, T. :
Uncovering genes underlying coat color variation in indigenous cattle breeds through genome-wide positive selection. Anim Biotechnol :1-14, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37493405. DOI: 10.1080/10495398.2023.2240387.
2022 Senczuk, G., Landi, V., Mastrangelo, S., Persichilli, C., Pilla, F., Ciani, E. :
Seven shades of grey: A follow-up study on the molecular basis of coat colour in indicine grey cattle using genome-wide SNP data. Genes (Basel) 13:1601, 2022. Pubmed reference: 36140768. DOI: 10.3390/genes13091601.
2021 Illa, S.K., Mukherjee, S., Nath, S., Mukherjee, A. :
Genome-wide scanning for signatures of selection revealed the putative genomic regions and candidate genes controlling milk composition and coat color traits in Sahiwal cattle. Front Genet 12:699422, 2021. Pubmed reference: 34306039. DOI: 10.3389/fgene.2021.699422.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 17 Aug 2021
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 29 Nov 2022