OMIA:000401-8790 : Gangliosidosis in Dromaius novaehollandiae (emu)

In other species: dog , domestic cat , pig , taurine cattle

Categories: Lysosomal storage disease

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

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. (2020). OMIA:000401-8790: 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.

1997 Bermudez, A.J., Freischutz, B., Yu, R.K., Nonneman, D., Johnson, G.S., Boon, G.D., Stogsdill, P.L., Ledoux, D.R. :
Heritability and biochemistry of gangliosidosis in emus (Dromaius novaehollandiae) Avian Diseases 41:838-849, 1997. Pubmed reference: 9454917.
Freischutz, B., Tokuda, A., Ariga, T., Bermudez, A.J., Yu, R.K. :
Unusual gangliosidosis in emu (Dromaius novaehollandiae). J Neurochem 68:2070-8, 1997. Pubmed reference: 9109534.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 15 May 2020