Xtr.oc90mZimml komimi

Name: Xtr.oc90mZimml

Synonyms:Komimi, kommh62, T269-C

Type of mutation: ENU-induced splicing

Affected gene: otoconin90 

Phenotype: Homozygous tadpoles display balance defects and inner ear defects in otoconial formation. At stage 45, kom tadpoles show a single enlarged otoconium located over each inner ear macula sensory epithelium.

Publication: Ironfield, H.V.(2011) Genetic studies of inner ear development in Xenopus tropicalis. Doctoral thesis.