OMIA 001647-10042 : Boggler in Peromyscus maniculatus

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal Recessive

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Species-specific symbol: bg

Inheritance: This disorder (boggler) appears to be allelic with juvenile ataxia (Van Ooteghem, 1983).


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.
1983 Van Ooteghem, S.A. :
Juvenile ataxia--a new behavioral mutation in the deermouse. J Hered 74:201-2, 1983. Pubmed reference: 6863895.
1955 Barto, E.B. :
Boggler, an inherited abnormality of the deermouse (Peromyscus maniculatus), characterized by a tremor and a staggering gait. Contrib. Lab. Vert. Biol. Univ. Mich. 71:1-26, 1955.

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