OMIA 002130 : Coat colour, oculocutaneous albinism, OCA2-related

Possible human homologues (MIM numbers): 203200 (trait) , 611409 (gene)

Cross-species summary: Tyrosinase-positive oculocutaneous albinism (OCA, type II) is an autosomal recessive disorder in which the biosynthesis of melanin pigment is reduced in skin, hair, and eyes.

Species in which this phene is found:
Mexican tetra (Astyanax mexicanus)
dog (Canis lupus familiaris)
corn snake (Pantherophis guttatus)

Edit History

  • Created by Tosso Leeb on 10 Oct 2017
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 26 Aug 2021