OMIA:001438-9685 : Coat colour, silver in Felis catus (domestic cat)

In other species: horse

Categories: Pigmentation phene , Vision / eye phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 155550 (gene)

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal

Considered a defect: no

Key variant known: no

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2009). OMIA:001438-9685: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2009 Menotti-Raymond, M., David, VA., Eizirik, E., Roelke, ME., Ghaffari, H., O'Brien, SJ. :
Mapping of the domestic cat "SILVER" coat color locus identifies a unique genomic location for silver in mammals. J Hered 100 Suppl 1:S8-S13, 2009. Pubmed reference: 19398491. DOI: 10.1093/jhered/esp018.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 01 Jul 2009