OMIA:001479-9823 : Coat colour, black and tan in Sus scrofa (pig)

Categories: Pigmentation phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 611742 (trait)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal

Considered a defect: no

Key variant known: no

Genetic engineering: Unknown
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing

Associated gene:

Symbol Description Species Chr Location OMIA gene details page Other Links
ASIP agouti signaling protein Homo sapiens 20 NC_000020.11 (34186493..34269344) ASIP Homologene, Ensembl , NCBI gene

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2009). OMIA:001479-9823: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2006 Drögemüller, C., Giese, A., Martins-Wess, F., Wiedemann, S., Andersson, L., Brenig, B., Fries, R., Leeb, T. :
The mutation causing the black-and-tan pigmentation phenotype of Mangalitza pigs maps to the porcine ASIP locus but does not affect its coding sequence. Mamm Genome 17:58-66, 2006. Pubmed reference: 16416091. DOI: 10.1007/s00335-005-0104-1.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 01 Dec 2009