The Agouti gene is responsible for determining whether a mammal coat color is banded agouti coat color or a solid non-agouti coat color.
The Agouti gene gives mice characteristic pale coats and tendencies towards obesity.
- Agouti signalling peptide
- ↑ Mouse Genetics - Lee Silver
- ↑ Dog Coat Color Genetics, December 27, 2008, Sheila Schmutz