OMIA 001669-9615 : Rod-cone dysplasia 1a in Canis lupus familiaris

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 163500 , 613801

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal Recessive

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: yes

Year key variant first reported: 2000

Cross-species summary: This disorder has been named in OMIA on the basis of the review by Miyadera et al. (2012)

Species-specific symbol: rcd1a

Molecular basis: By cloning and sequencing a very likely comparative candidate gene (based on the homologous human disorder), Dekomien et al. (2000) reported the causal mutation in Sloughi dogs as being "an 8-bp insertion after codon 816" of the PDE6B gene.

Breed: Sloughi.

Associated gene:

Symbol Description Species Chr Location OMIA gene details page Other Links
PDE6B phosphodiesterase 6B, cGMP-specific, rod, beta Canis lupus familiaris 3 NC_006585.3 (91775372..91746571) PDE6B Homologene, Ensembl, NCBI gene

Variants

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WARNING! Inclusion of a variant in this table does not automatically mean that it should be used for DNA testing. Anyone contemplating the use of any of these variants for DNA testing should examine critically the relevant evidence (especially in breeds other than the breed in which the variant was first described). If it is decided to proceed, the location and orientation of the variant sequence should be checked very carefully.

Breed(s) Variant Phenotype Gene Allele Type of Variant Reference Sequence Chr. g. or m. c. or n. p. Verbal Description EVA ID Year Published PubMed ID(s) Acknowledgements
Sloughi Rod-cone dysplasia 1a PDE6B insertion, small (<=20) "an 8-bp insertion after codon 816" of the PDE6B gene 2000 11124530

References


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.
2012 Miyadera, K., Acland, G.M., Aguirre, G.D. :
Genetic and phenotypic variations of inherited retinal diseases in dogs: the power of within- and across-breed studies. Mamm Genome 23:40-61, 2012. Pubmed reference: 22065099. DOI: 10.1007/s00335-011-9361-3.
2000 Dekomien, G., Runte, M., Gödde, R., Epplen, J.T. :
Generalized progressive retinal atrophy of Sloughi dogs is due to an 8-bp insertion in exon 21 of the PDE6B gene. Cytogenet Cell Genet 90:261-7, 2000. Pubmed reference: 11124530.

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