Gene MITF : microphthalmia-associated transcription factor in Equus caballus

See the equivalent entry at NCBI

In other species: taurine cattle , dog , Japanese quail , golden hamster , pig , sheep , Mallard , water buffalo , American mink

Symbol: MITF

Description: microphthalmia-associated transcription factor

Type of gene: protein-coding

NCBI gene id: 100033918

Other designations: microphthalmia-associated transcription factor|melanogenesis associated transcription factor|microphthalmia transcription factor|microphthalmia-associated transcription factor variant MITF-M(+)

Links: Homologene , Ensembl

Genomic location: 16:21757417..21547997 [Chromosome accession NC_009159.3]

Related phenes:

OMIA:000214-9796 : Coat colour, white spotting in Equus caballus


2013 Blatter, M., Haase, B., Gerber, V., Poncet, P.A., Leeb, T., Rieder, S., Henke, D., Janett, F., Burger, D. :
[Clinical evaluation of the new coat colour macchiato in a male Franches-Montagnes horse]. Schweiz Arch Tierheilkd 155:229-32, 2013. Pubmed reference: 23531944. DOI: 10.1024/0036-7281/a000451.