OMIA:001795-9654 : Niemann-Pick disease, type A in Procyon lotor (raccoon)

In other species: dog , domestic cat , taurine cattle

Categories: Lysosomal storage disease

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 257200 (trait) , 607608 (gene)

Links to MONDO diseases:

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. (2013). OMIA:001795-9654: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2013 Vapniarsky, N., Wenger, D.A., Scheenstra, D., Mete, A. :
Sphingomyelin Lipidosis (Niemann-Pick Disease) in a Juvenile Raccoon (Procyon lotor). J Comp Pathol , 2013. Pubmed reference: 23582974. DOI: 10.1016/j.jcpa.2013.01.011.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 03 May 2013