The variant in E-Locus in the breed Kurilian Bobtail causes the eumelanin to disappear and the...plus
A mutation in the MC1R gene (E-Locus) in the breed Kurilian Bobtail causes the coat colour of kittens born with brown tabby coat colour with a warm reddish tone to change during their first year of life. Eumelanin disappears and adult cats show a apricot-red colour, very similar to red cats.
Bobtail des Kouriles
1-2 weeks after arrival of the sample