OMIA:001427-9615 : Gangliosidosis, GM2, GM2A deficiency in Canis lupus familiaris (dog)

In other species: domestic cat

Categories: Lysosomal storage disease

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 272750 (trait) , 613109 (gene)

Links to relevant human diseases in MONDO:

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Cross-species summary: Also known as GM2 gangliosidosis type AB, Tay-Sachs disease type AB

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2006). OMIA:001427-9615: 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.

1987 Ishikawa, Y., Li, SC., Wood, PA., Li, YT. :
Biochemical basis of type AB GM2 gangliosidosis in a Japanese spaniel. J Neurochem 48:860-4, 1987. Pubmed reference: 2949061.
1985 Cummings, JF., Wood, PA., Walkley, SU., de Lahunta, A., DeForest, ME. :
GM2 gangliosidosis in a Japanese spaniel. Acta Neuropathol (Berl) 67:247-53, 1985. Pubmed reference: 2931941.

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