OMIA:002130 : Coat colour, oculocutaneous albinism, OCA2-related

Categories: Pigmentation phene

Possible human homologues (MIM numbers): 203200 (trait) , 611409 (gene)

Links to relevant human diseases in MONDO:

Cross-species summary: Tyrosinase-positive oculocutaneous albinism (OCA, type II) is an autosomal recessive disorder in which the biosynthesis of melanin pigment is reduced in skin, hair, and eyes.

Species in which this phene is found:
Mexican tetra (Astyanax mexicanus)
Rhesus monkey (Macaca mulatta)
dog (Canis lupus familiaris)
corn snake (Pantherophis guttatus)

Edit History

  • Created by Tosso Leeb on 10 Oct 2017
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 26 Aug 2021
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 25 Jan 2023
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 14 Aug 2023