OMIA:001236-9940 : Nucleoside transport defect in Ovis aries (sheep)

In other species: pig

Categories: Homeostasis / metabolism phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Cross-species summary: Defect in the transport of nucleosides (purine or pyrimidine base attached to a ribose or deoxyribose sugar) across erythrocyte (red blood cell) membranes.

Species-specific symbol: NU

Species-specific description: No clinical signs have been reported in sheep with this disorder.

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:001236-9940: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1983 Agar, N.S., Young, J.D., Board, P.G. :
Erythrocyte amino acid and nucleoside transport :271-290, 1983.

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