OMIA:001666-10036 : Coat colour, pinto in Mesocricetus auratus (golden hamster)

Categories: Pigmentation phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive

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

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2011). OMIA:001666-10036: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1977 Nixon, C.W., Connelly, M.E. :
Pinto--a new coat patterning factor in Syrian hamsters. J Hered 68:399-402, 1977. Pubmed reference: 608945.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 25 Nov 2011