OMIA 000591-10036 : Coat colour, lethal grey/gray in Mesocricetus auratus

In other species: sheep

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal Dominant

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no


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.
1969 Nixon, C.W., Whitney, R., Connelly, M.E. :
Additional data on the dominant lethal grey in Syrian hamsters Journal of Heredity 60:74, 1969. Pubmed reference: 5800996.
1967 Nixon, C.W., Connelly, M.E. :
Dark gray and lethal gray--two new coat color mutations in Syrian hamsters. J Hered 58:295-6, 1967. Pubmed reference: 5590153.

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