OMIA:002587-9893 : Neoplasm, generic in Giraffa (giraffe)

In other species: Nile tilapia , middle-African hedgehog , dog , African hunting dog , domestic cat , elephants , horse , pig , Arabian camel , taurine cattle , rabbit , golden hamster , long-tailed chinchilla , Amur leopard cat

Categories: Neoplasm

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

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.

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. (2023). OMIA:002587-9893: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2023 Ferguson, S., Kaitho, T., Lekolool, I., Muneza, A., Michelmore, J., McFeeters, L., Wells, E., Ahl, K., Hoffman, R., Brown, M., Fennessy, S., Fennessy, J. :
Congenital and neoplastic cranial deformities in wild giraffe (Giraffa spp.). J Wildl Dis , 2023. Pubmed reference: 37269548. DOI: 10.7589/JWD-D-22-00102.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 05 Jun 2023