OMIA:000591-9940 : Coat colour, lethal grey/gray in Ovis aries (sheep)
In other species: golden hamster
Categories: Pigmentation phene
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
Mendelian trait/disorder: yes
Mode of inheritance: Autosomal
Considered a defect: yes
Key variant known: no
Species-specific description: Lethality associated with grey fleece.
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing
Cite this entry
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.
|1990||Baatar, D. :|
|Lethal grey colour in sheep Ovtsevodstvo 1:12 only, 1990.|
|Basrur, P.K., Yadav, B.R. :|
|Genetic diseases of sheep and goats. Veterinary Clinics of North America-Food Animal Practice 6:779-802, 1990. Pubmed reference: 2245374.|
|1983||Vasiliev, R.G., Aripov, U.Kh. :|
|[Morphological traits of Karakul sheep of different colours] Zhivotnovodstvo :39-40, 1983.|
|1981||Baatar, D. :|
|[The possibility of creating homozygous grey Karakuls] Genetika 18:1078-1079, 1981.|
- Created by Frank Nicholas on 28 Apr 2006