OMIA:000747-38626 : Osteoarthritis in Phascolarctos cinereus (koala)

In other species: dog , domestic cat , horse , pig , taurine cattle , sheep , domestic guinea pig , sea otter

Categories: Skeleton phene (incl. short stature & teeth)

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 165720 (trait) , 140600 (trait) , 607850 (trait) , 610839 (trait) , 612400 (trait) , 612401 (trait)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

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. (2005). OMIA:000747-38626: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1993 Canfield, P.J., Spencer, A.J. :
Secondary Degenerative Arthropathy (Osteoarthrosis) of the Hip Joints in Ageing, Free-Living Koalas Australian Veterinary Journal 70:394-395, 1993. Pubmed reference: 8257324.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005