OMIA:002115-9615 : Stereotypical hypersociability in Canis lupus familiaris (dog)

In other species: gray wolf

Categories: Behaviour / neurological phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 194050 (trait)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: no

Cross-species summary: Williams-Beuren syndrome

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. (2017). OMIA:002115-9615: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2017 vonHoldt, B.M., Shuldiner, E., Koch, I.J., Kartzinel, R.Y., Hogan, A., Brubaker, L., Wanser, S., Stahler, D., Wynne, C.D.L., Ostrander, E.A., Sinsheimer, J.S., Udell, M.A.R. :
Structural variants in genes associated with human Williams-Beuren syndrome underlie stereotypical hypersociability in domestic dogs. Sci Adv 3:e1700398, 2017. Pubmed reference: 28776031. DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.1700398.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 15 Aug 2017