Gene MC1R : melanocortin 1 receptor (alpha melanocyte stimulating hormone receptor) in Equus caballus

See the equivalent entry at NCBI

In other species: taurine cattle , chicken , dog , domestic cat , rabbit , pig , turkey , goat , Japanese quail , little striped whiptail , domestic yak , rock pocket mouse , jaguarundi , lesser earless lizard , ocellated lizard , woolly mammoth , jaguar , oldfield mouse , gray squirrel , American black bear , Arctic fox , red fox , Lesser snow goose , Bananaquit , gyrfalcon , Chestnut-bellied monarch , helmeted guineafowl , Arctic skua , red-footed booby , brown booby , Australian magpie , raccoon dog , Mallard , sheep , Arabian camel , reindeer , ruff , ass (donkey) , Geoffroy's cat , Chinese painted quail , domestic guinea pig , fallow deer , indicine cattle (zebu) , Eleonora's falcon , antarctic fur seal , Przewalski's horse

Symbol: MC1R

Synonyms: MSH-R

Description: melanocortin 1 receptor (alpha melanocyte stimulating hormone receptor)

Type of gene: protein-coding

NCBI gene id: 100136907

Other designations: melanocyte-stimulating hormone receptor|MC1-R|melanocortin 1 receptor (alpha melanocyte stimulating hormone receptor)|melanocortin receptor 1

Links: Homologene , Ensembl

Genomic location: 3:36979313..36980266 [Chromosome accession NC_009146.3]

Related phenes:

OMIA:001199-9796 : Coat colour, extension in Equus caballus


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.
2013 Petersen, J.L., Mickelson, J.R., Rendahl, A.K., Valberg, S.J., Andersson, L.S., Axelsson, J., Bailey, E., Bannasch, D., Binns, M.M., Borges, A.S., Brama, P., da Câmara Machado, A., Capomaccio, S., Cappelli, K., Cothran, E.G., Distl, O., Fox-Clipsham, L., Graves, K.T., Guérin, G., Haase, B., Hasegawa, T., Hemmann, K., Hill, E.W., Leeb, T., Lindgren, G., Lohi, H., Lopes, M.S., McGivney, B.A., Mikko, S., Orr, N., Penedo, M.C., Piercy, R.J., Raekallio, M., Rieder, S., Røed, K.H., Swinburne, J., Tozaki, T., Vaudin, M., Wade, C.M., McCue, M.E. :
Genome-wide analysis reveals selection for important traits in domestic horse breeds. PLoS Genet 9:e1003211, 2013. Pubmed reference: 23349635. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1003211.
2001 Rieder, S., Taourit, S., Mariat, D., Langlois, B., Guerin, G. :
Mutations in the agouti (ASIP), the extension (MC1R), and the brown (TYRP1) loci and their association to coat color phenotypes in horses (Equus caballus) Mammalian Genome 12:450-455, 2001. Pubmed reference: 11353392. DOI: 10.1007/s003350020017.