OMIA:001650-10042 : Coat colour, variable white in Peromyscus maniculatus (North American deer mouse)

Categories: Pigmentation phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal dominant

Considered a defect: no

Key variant known: no

Species-specific symbol: Vw

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. (2011). OMIA:001650-10042: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1994 Cowling, K., Robbins, R.J., Haigh, G.R., Teed, S.K., Dawson, W.D. :
Coat color genetics of Peromyscus: IV. Variable white, a new dominant mutation in the deer mouse. J Hered 85:48-52, 1994. Pubmed reference: 8120357.

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