OMIA:000168-52644 : Cataract, generic in Haliaeetus leucocephalus (bald eagle)

In other species: chicken , grivet , crab-eating macaque , dog , giant panda , domestic ferret , domestic cat , lion , ass (donkey) , horse , taurine cattle , sheep , rabbit , domestic guinea pig , degu , green monkey

Categories: Vision / eye phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Opacity of the lens of the eye.

Genetic engineering: Unknown
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2013). OMIA:000168-52644: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2013 Kuhn, S.E., Jones, M.P., Hendrix, D.V., Ward, D.A., Baine, K.H. :
Normal ocular parameters and characterization of ophthalmic lesions in a group of captive bald eagles (Haliaeetus leucocephalus). J Avian Med Surg 27:90-8, 2013. Pubmed reference: 23971217.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 27 Aug 2013