OMIA:000342-9685 : Epidermolysis bullosa, junctionalis in Felis catus (domestic cat)

In other species: dog , taurine cattle

Categories: Integument (skin) phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 226650 (trait) , 226700 (trait)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Blisters in and around the mouth and on the limbs, leading in the latter case to separation of the hoof from the corium (dermis), resulting in inability to stand.

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. (2013). OMIA:000342-9685: 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.

2015 Medeiros, G.X., Riet-Correa, F. :
Epidermolysis bullosa in animals: a review. Vet Dermatol 26:3-13, e1-2, 2015. Pubmed reference: 25354580. DOI: 10.1111/vde.12176.
2005 Alhaidari, Z., Olivry, T., Spadafora, A., Thomas, RC., Perrin, C., Meneguzzi, G., Ortonne, JP. :
Junctional epidermolysis bullosa in two domestic shorthair kittens. Vet Dermatol 16:69-73, 2005. Pubmed reference: 15725108. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-3164.2005.00420.x.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 31 Aug 2005
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 05 Aug 2013