OMIA:000279-10141 : Diabetes mellitus in Cavia porcellus (domestic guinea pig)

In other species: dog , domestic cat , horse , pig , taurine cattle , rabbit , long-tailed chinchilla , koala

Categories: Endocrine / exocrine gland phene (incl mammary gland)

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 125850 (trait) , 125851 (trait) , 125852 (trait) , 125853 (trait) , 176730 (gene) , 222100 (trait) , 222300 (trait) , 520000 (trait)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

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. (2005). OMIA:000279-10141: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


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.

1998 Ewringmann, A., Gobel, T. :
Diabetes mellitus in rabbits, guinea pigs and chinchillas [German] Kleintierpraxis 43:337 ff., 1998.
Vannevel, J. :
Diabetes mellitus in a 3-year-old, intact, female guinea pig Canadian Veterinary Journal - Revue Veterinaire Canadienne 39:503, 1998.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005