OMIA:001322-93934 : Feather colour, roux in Coturnix japonica (Japanese quail)
Categories: Pigmentation phene
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
Mendelian trait/disorder: yes
Mode of inheritance: Sex-linked
Considered a defect: no
Key variant known: yes
Year key variant first reported: 2007
Species-specific symbol: r
Molecular basis: Nadeau et al. (2007) showed that this plumage mutant corresponds to a SNP (giving rise to Phe282Ser) in the gene for TYRP1 - orthologous to the classic brown coat-colour locus in mammals.
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing
|Symbol||Description||Species||Chr||Location||OMIA gene details page||Other Links|
|TYRP1||tyrosinase-related protein 1||Coturnix japonica||Z||NC_029547.1 (27668114..27687084)||TYRP1||Homologene, Ensembl , NCBI gene|
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|OMIA Variant ID||Breed(s)||Variant Phenotype||Gene||Allele||Type of Variant||Source of Genetic Variant||Reference Sequence||Chr.||g. or m.||c. or n.||p.||Verbal Description||EVA ID||Inferred EVA rsID||Year Published||PubMed ID(s)||Acknowledgements|
|258||Feather colour, roux||TYRP1||missense||Naturally occurring variant||c.845T>C||p.(F282S)||2007||18028514|
Cite this entry
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.
|2009||Minvielle, F., Cecchi, T., Passamonti, P., Gourichon, D., Renieri, C. :|
|Plumage colour mutations and melanins in the feathers of the Japanese quail: a first comparison. Anim Genet 40:971-4, 2009. Pubmed reference: 19496774. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2052.2009.01929.x.|
|2007||Nadeau, NJ., Mundy, NI., Gourichon, D., Minvielle, F. :|
|Association of a single-nucleotide substitution in TYRP1 with roux in Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica). Anim Genet 38:609-13, 2007. Pubmed reference: 18028514. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2052.2007.01667.x.|
|2003||Minvielle, F., Gourichon, D., Monvoisin, JL. :|
|Effects of two-locus combinations, using the roux, lavender, and beige mutations, on plumage color of Japanese quail. J Hered 94:517-22, 2003. Pubmed reference: 14691319.|
|2001||Minvielle, F., Ito, S., Inoue-Murayama, M., Mizutani, M., Wakasugi, N. :|
|Genetic analyses of plumage color mutations on the Z chromosome of Japanese quail. J Hered 91:499-501, 2001. Pubmed reference: 11218091.|
|2000||Minvielle, F., Gandemer, G., Maeda, Y., Leborgne, C., Hirigoyen, E., Boulay, M. :|
|Carcase characteristics of a heavy Japanese quail line under introgression with the roux gene British Poultry Science 41:41-45, 2000. Pubmed reference: 10821521. DOI: 10.1080/00071660086385.|
|1999||Minvielle, F., Hirigoyen, E., Boulay, M. :|
|Associated effects of the roux plumage color mutation on growth, carcass traits, egg production, and reproduction of Japanese quail Poultry Science 78:1479-1484, 1999. Pubmed reference: 10560817.|
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