OMIA 000716-32443 : Neurofibromatosis, generic in Teleostei

In other species: cattle , dog

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 162200 (trait)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: The occurrence of tumours at multiple sites of the brachial plexus, intercostal nerves and cardiac nerves; and, to a lesser extent, in retroserosal areas of the thorax and abdomen, in nerves to the skeletal muscles, and in roots and ganglia of spinal nerves.


1994 Riccardi, V.M., Womack, J.E., Jacks, T. :
Neurofibromatosis and related tumors - Natural occurrence and animal models American Journal of Pathology 145:994-1000, 1994. Pubmed reference: 7977656.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005