OMIA:002280-9534 : Coat colour, albinism, generic in Chlorocebus aethiops (grivet)

In other species: grass carp , rainbow trout , axolotl , African clawed frog , Bornean orangutan , dog , American black bear , brown bear , raccoon , Sumatran tiger , hippopotamus , American bison , banteng , taurine cattle , sheep , hares , golden hamster , North American deer mouse , meadow voles , bush rat , Australian dusky field rat , long-haired rat , nutria , gray short-tailed opossum , northern pocket gopher , giant uromys , Arizona pocket mouse , rufous rat-kangaroo , turkey vulture , eastern chipmunk , Campbell's desert hamster , fishing cat , Bennett's wallaby , Golden-bellied Water Rat , western chorus frog , brown desert mouse , Ash-gray Pseudomys , Heath Pseudomys

Categories: Pigmentation phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Congenital lack of pigment in all parts of the body. See also Skin colour, albinism, generic

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. (2020). OMIA:002280-9534: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


Note: the references are listed in reverse chronological order (from the most recent year to the earliest year), and alphabetically by first author within a year.

1984 Guillery, RW., Hickey, TL., Kaas, JH., Felleman, DJ., Debruyn, EJ., Sparks, DL. :
Abnormal central visual pathways in the brain of an albino green monkey (Cercopithecus aethiops). J Comp Neurol 226:165-83, 1984. Pubmed reference: 6330179. DOI: 10.1002/cne.902260203.
1980 Gross, KJ., Hickey, TL. :
Abnormal laminar patterns in the lateral geniculate nucleus of an albino monkey. Brain Res 190:231-7, 1980. Pubmed reference: 6769535.

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