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Oca2p
Spontaneous Allele Detail
Nomenclature
Symbol: Oca2p
Name: oculocutaneous albinism II; pink-eyed dilution
MGI ID: MGI:1856114
Synonyms: p
Gene: Oca2  Location: Chr7:56239760-56536517 bp, + strand  Genetic Position: Chr7, 33.44 cM
Mutation
origin
Strain of Origin:  Asiatic fancy mice
Mutation
description
Allele Type:    Spontaneous
Inheritance:    Recessive
Phenotypes
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Mouse strains and cell lines available from the International Mouse Strain Resource (IMSR)
Carrying this Mutation:  Mouse Strains: 12 strains available      Cell Lines: 0 lines available
Carrying any Oca2 Mutation:  93 strains or lines available
Notes

Oca2p is a very old mutation carried in many varieties of fancy mice (J:12958). It has been suggested that the original mutation occurred in Japanese wild mice, Mus musculus molossinus (J:19782).

References
Original:  J:211024 Durham FM, Further experiments on the inheritance of coat colour in mice. J Genet. 1911;1:159-178
All:  27 reference(s)

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last database update
12/09/2014
MGI 5.20
The Jackson Laboratory