OMIA 001055-9615 : Vitiligo in Canis lupus familiaris

In other species: chicken , domestic cat , horse , cattle , water buffalo

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 193200 (trait) , 221350 (trait) , 270750 (trait) , 277465 (trait)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes


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.
2019 Tham, H.L., Linder, K.E., Olivry, T. :
Autoimmune diseases affecting skin melanocytes in dogs, cats and horses: vitiligo and the uveodermatological syndrome: a comprehensive review. BMC Vet Res 15:251, 2019. Pubmed reference: 31324191. DOI: 10.1186/s12917-019-2003-9.
1993 Wisselink, M.A. :
Vitiligo-poliosis in the male Rotweiler. Tijdschrift Voor Diergeneeskunde 118:659, 1993. Pubmed reference: 8236230.
1986 Naughton, G.K., Mahaffey, M., Bystryn, J.C. :
Antibodies to surface antigens of pigmented cells in animals with vitiligo. Proc Soc Exp Biol Med 181:423-6, 1986. Pubmed reference: 3511476. DOI: 10.3181/00379727-181-42275.
1978 Mahaffey, M.B., Yarbrough, K.M., Munnell, J.F. :
Focal loss of pigment in the Belgian Tervuren dog. J Am Vet Med Assoc 173:390-6, 1978. Pubmed reference: 211110.

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