OMIA:001201-10036 : Coat colour, orange in Mesocricetus auratus (golden hamster)

In other species: domestic cat

Categories: Pigmentation phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: X-linked

Considered a defect: no

Key variant known: no

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. (2009). OMIA:001201-10036: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2009 Alizadeh, A., Hong, LZ., Kaelin, CB., Raudsepp, T., Manuel, H., Barsh, GS. :
Genetics of Sex-linked yellow in the Syrian hamster. Genetics 181:1427-36, 2009. Pubmed reference: 19189957. DOI: 10.1534/genetics.108.095018.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 01 Jul 2009