OMIA:001415-9707 : Hyperkeratosis, epidermolytic in Odobenus rosmarus (walrus)

In other species: dog

Categories: Integument (skin) phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 113800 (trait) , 609165 (trait) , 607602 (trait) , 148080 (gene)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Species-specific name: peeling skin condition

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:001415-9707: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2023 Stimmelmayr, R., Rotstein, D., Sanchez, S., Baird, A., Sheffield, G., Snyder, J.A. :
Novel peeling skin condition in neonatal Pacific walruses, Saint Lawrence Island, Alaska, USA. J Vet Diagn Invest :10406387231200577, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37705293. DOI: 10.1177/10406387231200577.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 17 Sep 2023
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 17 Sep 2023