OMIA:001243-9600 : Alkaptonuria in Pongo pygmaeus (Bornean orangutan)

In other species: crab-eating macaque , chimpanzee , Sumatran orangutan , domestic cat , rabbit

Categories: Renal / urinary system phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 203500 (trait) , 607474 (gene)

Links to MONDO diseases:

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

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. (2023). OMIA:001243-9600: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1973 Keeling, M.E., McClure, H.M., Kibler, R.F. :
Alcaptonuria in an orangutan American Journal of Physical Anthropology 38:435-438, 1973. Pubmed reference: 4689767. DOI: 10.1002/ajpa.1330380245.

Edit History

  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 26 Jun 2023