OMIA:002587-9780 : Neoplasm, generic in Elephantidae (elephants)

In other species: Nile tilapia , Tasmanian devil , middle-African hedgehog , dog , African hunting dog , giant panda , domestic cat , Grevy's zebra , horse , pig , Arabian camel , giraffe , taurine cattle , rabbit , golden hamster , long-tailed chinchilla , fishing cat , maned wolf , Amur leopard cat , southern giant pouched rat

Categories: Neoplasm

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Renamed [8/7/2023] from 'cancer, generic'. This phene includes information about benign (not cancer) or malignant (cancer) neoplasm that may or may not have a genetic predisposition.

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2023). OMIA:002587-9780: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2023 Vollrath, F. :
Uncoupling elephant TP53 and cancer. Trends Ecol Evol 38:705-707, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37385845. DOI: 10.1016/j.tree.2023.05.011.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 05 Jul 2023