OMIA 001445-93934 : Feather colour, dilute in Coturnix japonica
|Symbol||Description||Species||Chr||Location||OMIA gene details page||Other Links|
|MLPH||melanophilin||Coturnix japonica||7||NC_029522.1 (8730611..8694161)||MLPH||Homologene, Ensembl, NCBI gene|
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|Breed(s)||Variant Phenotype||Gene||Allele||Type of Variant||Reference Sequence||Chr.||g. or m.||c. or n.||p.||Verbal Description||EVA ID||Year Published||PubMed ID(s)||Acknowledgements|
|Feather colour, lavender||MLPH||deletion, gross (>20)||a large deletion in the region of the quail MLPH gene||2002||12011184|
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.
|2012||Bed'hom, B., Vaez, M., Coville, J.L., Gourichon, D., Chastel, O., Follett, S., Burke, T., Minvielle, F. :|
|The lavender plumage colour in Japanese quail is associated with a complex mutation in the region of MLPH that is related to differences in growth, feed consumption and body temperature. BMC Genomics 13:442, 2012. Pubmed reference: 22937744. DOI: 10.1186/1471-2164-13-442.|
|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.|
|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.|
|2002||Minvielle, F., Gourichon, D., Monvoisin, J.L. :|
|Testing homology of loci for two plumage colors, "lavender" and "recessive white," with chicken and Japanese quail hybrids Journal of Heredity 93:73-76, 2002. Pubmed reference: 12011184.|
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