OMIA:000439-9986 : Hair, long in Oryctolagus cuniculus

In other species: domestic cat , goat , golden hamster , dog , cattle , ass , domestic guinea pig , llama , Arabian camel , sheep , alpaca , domestic yak

Categories: Integument (skin) phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 190330 (trait) , 165190 (gene)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive

Considered a defect: no

Key variant known: no

Cross-species summary: Long hair = angora

Species-specific symbol: l

Species-specific description: See Robinson (1958, pp. 292-297).


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.

2021 Dorożyńska, K., Maj, D. :
Rabbits - their domestication and molecular genetics of hair coat development and quality. Anim Genet 52:10-20, 2021. Pubmed reference: 33216407 . DOI: 10.1111/age.13024.
2020 Ding, H., Cheng, G., Leng, J., Yang, Y., Zhao, X., Wang, X., Qi, Y., Huang, D., Zhao, H. :
Analysis of histological and microRNA profiles changes in rabbit skin development. Sci Rep 10:454, 2020. Pubmed reference: 31949201 . DOI: 10.1038/s41598-019-57327-5.
Liang, S., Bao, Z., Zhao, B., Zhou, T., Li, J., Liu, M., Hu, S., Yang, N., Chen, Y., Wu, X. :
Characterization and functional analysis of Krtap11-1 during hair follicle development in Angora rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus). Genes Genomics 42:1281-1290, 2020. Pubmed reference: 32955717 . DOI: 10.1007/s13258-020-00995-9.
Zhao, B., Chen, Y., Hu, S., Yang, N., Liu, M., Li, J., Bao, Z., Wu, X. :
Characterization of HTATIP2 and its role during hair follicle cycles in Angora rabbit. Genome 63:179-187, 2020. Pubmed reference: 31917611 . DOI: 10.1139/gen-2019-0132.
2019 Ding, H., Zhao, H., Cheng, G., Yang, Y., Wang, X., Zhao, X., Qi, Y., Huang, D. :
Analyses of histological and transcriptome differences in the skin of short-hair and long-hair rabbits. BMC Genomics 20:140, 2019. Pubmed reference: 30770723 . DOI: 10.1186/s12864-019-5503-x.
2018 Chen, Y., Zhao, B., Liu, M., Wang, J., Qiu, X., Zhu, C., Wu, X. :
MicroRNAs Profiling Identifies miR-125a and Its Target Gene Wnt2 in Skins of Different Haired Rabbits. Front Genet 9:628, 2018. Pubmed reference: 30619457 . DOI: 10.3389/fgene.2018.00628.
2010 Allain, D., Renieri, C. :
Genetics of fibre production and fleece characteristics in small ruminants, Angora rabbit and South American camelids. Animal 4:1472-81, 2010. Pubmed reference: 22444694 . DOI: 10.1017/S1751731110000029.
2009 Rafat, S.A., Allain, D., de Rochambeau, H. :
Genetic description of a divergent selection experiment in Angora rabbits with overlapping generations. J Anim Breed Genet 126:189-97, 2009. Pubmed reference: 19646147 . DOI: 10.1111/j.1439-0388.2008.00769.x.
2007 Rafat, S.A., de Rochambeau, H., Brims, M., Thébault, R.G., Deretz, S., Bonnet, M., Allain, D. :
Characteristics of Angora rabbit fiber using optical fiber diameter analyzer. J Anim Sci 85:3116-22, 2007. Pubmed reference: 17644779 . DOI: 10.2527/jas.2007-0109.
2006 Chantry-Darmon, C., Urien, C., de Rochambeau, H., Allain, D., Pena, B., Hayes, H., Grohs, C., Cribiu, E.P., Deretz-Picoulet, S., Larzul, C., Save, J.C., Neau, A., Chardon, P., Rogel-Gaillard, C. :
A first-generation microsatellite-based integrated genetic and cytogenetic map for the European rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus) and localization of angora and albino. Anim Genet 37:335-41, 2006. Pubmed reference: 16879342 . DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2052.2006.01462.x.
2004 Mulsant, P., Rochambeau, H., Thébault, R. :
A note on linkage between the Angora and Fgf5 genes in rabbits. World Rabbit Science 12:1-6, 2004.
2001 Van den Broeck, W., Mortier, P., Simoens, P. :
Scanning electron microscopic study of different hair types in various breeds of rabbits. Folia Morphol (Warsz) 60:33-40, 2001. Pubmed reference: 11234696 .
2000 van Schaik, J.J. :
[Some misunderstandings about the angora rabbit]. Tijdschr Diergeneeskd 125:620, 2000. Pubmed reference: 11060929 .
1958 Robinson, R. :
Genetic studies of the rabbit. Bibliographia Genetica 17:229–558, 1958.
1924 Castle, W.E. :
Linkage of Dutch, English, and Angora in Rabbits. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 10:107-8, 1924. Pubmed reference: 16576789 .
1905 Punnett, R.C. :
Mendelism. Macmillan and Bowes, Cambridge :, 1905.
1903 Castle, W.E. :
The heredity of 'Angora' coat in mammals. Science 18:760-761, 1903. Pubmed reference: 17844480 . DOI: 10.1126/science.18.467.760.b.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 01 Jul 2013
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 29 Apr 2016
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 26 Oct 2021