OMIA:001724-9689 : Melanoma, malignant in Panthera leo (lion)

In other species: swordtail and platyfish , Japanese medaka , dog

Categories: Neoplasm

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

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. (2021). OMIA:001724-9689: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2021 van der Weyden, L., Caldwell, P., van Rooyen, L., Mitchell, E.P., O'Dell, N. :
Metastatic cutaneous melanoma in a white African lioness (Panthera leo). Vet Sci 8:154, 2021. Pubmed reference: 34437476. DOI: 10.3390/vetsci8080154.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 28 Aug 2021