OMIA:001205-9796 : Pseudocholinesterase deficiency in Equus caballus (horse)

Categories: Homeostasis / metabolism phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 617936 (trait)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: also called butyrylcholinesterase deficiency, characterised by prolonged apnoea after the use of certain anaesthetic drugs

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:001205-9796: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1995 Vanderkolk, J.H., Wisse, H., Vandijk, S. :
Inhibition of pseudocholinesterase activity in a 20-year-old gelding Veterinary Record 137:564-565, 1995. Pubmed reference: 8644436.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005