OMIA:000401-8790 : Gangliosidosis, generic in Dromaius novaehollandiae (emu)

In other species: dog , domestic cat , pig , taurine cattle

Categories: Lysosomal storage disease , Nervous system phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Cross-species summary: Renamed from 'Gangliosidosis' to 'Gangliosidosis, generic' [19/06/2024]. See also entries for specific types of gangliosidosis: OMIA:000402 : Gangliosidosis, GM1;  OMIA:000403 : Gangliosidosis, GM2, generic; OMIA:001427 : Gangliosidosis, GM2, GM2A-related; OMIA:001461 : Gangliosidosis, GM2, type I (B variant); and OMIA:001462 : Gangliosidosis, GM2, type II (Sandhoff or variant 0)

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2020). OMIA:000401-8790: 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.

1997 Bermudez, A.J., Freischutz, B., Yu, R.K., Nonneman, D., Johnson, G.S., Boon, G.D., Stogsdill, P.L., Ledoux, D.R. :
Heritability and biochemistry of gangliosidosis in emus (Dromaius novaehollandiae) Avian Diseases 41:838-849, 1997. Pubmed reference: 9454917.
Freischutz, B., Tokuda, A., Ariga, T., Bermudez, A.J., Yu, R.K. :
Unusual gangliosidosis in emu (Dromaius novaehollandiae). J Neurochem 68:2070-8, 1997. Pubmed reference: 9109534. DOI: 10.1046/j.1471-4159.1997.68052070.x.
1995 Bermudez, A.J., Johnson, G.C., Vanier, M.T., Schroder, M., Suzuki, K., Stogsdill, P.L., Johnson, G.S., Obrien, D., Moore, C.P., Fry, W.W. :
Gangliosidosis in emus (Dromaius novaehollandiae) Avian Dis 39:292-303, 1995. Pubmed reference: 7677649.

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