OMIA 002063-9986 : Hyperlipidaemia/atherosclerosis due to ApoE knockout in Oryctolagus cuniculus

In other species: pig

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 107741

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Species-specific description: This is a genetically-modified organism (GMO)

Associated gene:

Symbol Description Species Chr Location OMIA gene details page Other Links
APOE apolipoprotein E Oryctolagus cuniculus - no genomic information (-..-) APOE Homologene, Ensembl, NCBI gene


2016 Niimi, M., Yang, D., Kitajima, S., Ning, B., Wang, C., Li, S., Liu, E., Zhang, J., Eugene Chen, Y., Fan, J. :
ApoE knockout rabbits: A novel model for the study of human hyperlipidemia. Atherosclerosis 245:187-93, 2016. Pubmed reference: 26724529. DOI: 10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2015.12.002.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 28 Oct 2016