OMIA:001652-10042 : Coat colour, platinum in Peromyscus maniculatus (North American deer mouse)

In other species: red fox

Categories: Pigmentation phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 164920 (gene)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive

Considered a defect: no

Key variant known: no

Species-specific symbol: pt

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:001652-10042: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1987 Dodson, K.M., Dawson, W.D., Van Ooteghem, S.O., Cushing, B.S., Haigh, G.R. :
Platinum coat color locus in the deer mouse. J Hered 78:183-6, 1987. Pubmed reference: 3611714.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 24 Oct 2011
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 24 Oct 2011