OMIA 001144-9322 : Galactosemia in Macropus sp.

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 230400 , 606999

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal Recessive

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no


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.
1979 Richardson, B.J., Inglis, B., Poole, W.E., Rolfe, B. :
Galactose-1 phosphate uridyl transferase deficiency in the western grey kangaroo (Macropus fuliginosus; marsupialia): a model system for gene therapy studies. Aust J Exp Biol Med Sci 57:43-9, 1979. Pubmed reference: 383061.
1974 Stephens, T., Irvine, S., Mutton, P., Gupta, J.D., Marley, J.D. :
Deficiency of two enzymes of galactose metabolism in kangaroos. Nature 248:524-5, 1974. Pubmed reference: 4824350.

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