OMIA:001059-10036 : Waardenburg syndrome, generic in Mesocricetus auratus (golden hamster)

In other species: domestic cat

Categories: Pigmentation phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 148820 (trait) , 193500 (trait) , 193510 (trait) , 206920 (trait) , 277580 (trait) , 600193 (trait)

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Species-specific symbol: Wh

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:001059-10036: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1999 Amedofu, G.K.P., Gopal, K.V., Asher, J.H., Ahmadizadeh, M., Moore, E.J. :
Auditory brainstem responses in Golden Syrian hamsters (Mesocricetus auratus) affected with the Wh gene Laboratory Animal Science 49:173-178, 1999. Pubmed reference: 10331547.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005