OMIA:001566-10036 : Rex coat in Mesocricetus auratus (golden hamster)

In other species: rabbit , domestic guinea pig

Categories: Integument (skin) phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 607365 (gene) , 604379 (trait)

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive

Considered a defect: no

Key variant known: no

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2011). OMIA:001566-10036: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1973 Whitney, R., Nixon, C.W. :
Rex coat: a new mutation in the Syrian hamster. J Hered 64:239, 1973. Pubmed reference: 4766214.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 24 Oct 2011