OMIA:001699-9031 : Inhibitor of dermal melanin in Gallus gallus (chicken)
Categories: Pigmentation phene
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
Mendelian trait/disorder: yes
Mode of inheritance: Z-linked incomplete dominant
Considered a defect: no
Key variant known: no
Cross-species summary: Also known as shank colour, which is not to be confused with Skin colour, yellow (OMIA 001449-9031), which is sometimes called yellow shank.
Species-specific symbol: Id
Mapping: Dorshorst et al. (2010) mapped this locus to "72.3 Mb on chromosome Z"
Cite this entry
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.
|2010||Dorshorst, B., Okimoto, R., Ashwell, C. :|
|Genomic regions associated with dermal hyperpigmentation, polydactyly and other morphological traits in the Silkie chicken. J Hered 101:339-50, 2010. Pubmed reference: 20064842 . DOI: 10.1093/jhered/esp120.|
|1988||Bitgood, J.J. :|
|Linear relationship of the loci for barring, dermal melanin inhibitor, and recessive white skin on the chicken Z chromosome. Poult Sci 67:530-3, 1988. Pubmed reference: 3165529 .|
|1960||Henderson, E.W. :|
|The inheritance of shank color in a jungle fowl-Silver Cornish cross Poultry Science 39:53-56, 1960.|
|1935||Knox, CW. :|
|The inheritance of shank color in chickens. Genetics 20:529-44, 1935. Pubmed reference: 17246775 .|
|1927||Dunn, L.C., Jull, M.A. :|
|On the inheritance of some characters of the Silky fowl Journal of Genetics 19:27-63, 1927.|
|1902||Bateson, W., Saunders, E.R. :|
|Experimental studies in the physiology of heredity. Part III. The facts of heredity in the light of Mendel's discovery Reports to the Evolution Committee of the Royal Society 1:125-160, 1902.|
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