OMIA 000114-9031 : Blindness in Gallus gallus

In other species: gray wolf ,

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes


Note: the references are listed in reverse chronological order (from the most recent year to the earliest year), and alphabetically by first author within a year.
1997 Sola, S.C., Castagnaro, M., Cheng, K.M. :
Histological changes caused by the rc mutation in chickens Journal of Comparative Pathology 116:329-338, 1997. Pubmed reference: 9179746.
1992 Rabkin, S.W., Cheng, K.M. :
A Genetic Abnormality of Cardiac Myocytes from the Blind Mutant (RC) Chick Heart - Abnormalities of Cardiac Structure and Choline Transport Basic Research in Cardiology 87:610-617, 1992. Pubmed reference: 1485893.
1989 Lauber, J.K., Oishi, T. :
Ocular Responses of Genetically Blind Chicks to the Light Environment and to Lid Suture Current Eye Research 8:757-764, 1989. Pubmed reference: 2791623.
1980 Cheng, K.M., Shoffner, R.N., Gelatt, K.N., Gum, G.G., Otis, J.S., Bitgood, J.J. :
An autosomal recessive blind mutant in the chicken Poultry Science 59:2179-2182, 1980. Pubmed reference: 7465492.

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