OMIA 000667 : Mucopolysaccharidosis VII

Category: Lysosomal storage disease

Possible human homologues (MIM numbers): 253220 (trait) , 611499 (gene)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Cross-species summary: Mucopolysaccharidosis VII is a lysosomal storage disease in which there is a buildup (storage) of mucopolysaccharides (glycosaminoglycans), due to the lack of the lysosomal enzyme acid hydrolase beta-glucuronidase (EC 3.2.1.31).

Species in which this phene is found:
dog (Canis lupus familiaris)
domestic cat (Felis catus)

Edit History


  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 16 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 28 Sep 2011
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 25 Jun 2021