OMIA:000284-10029 : Diabetes mellitus, type II in Cricetulus griseus (Chinese hamster)

In other species: crab-eating macaque , Rhesus monkey , domestic cat , pig

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

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 125853 (trait) , 147940 (gene) , 137241 (gene)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2022). OMIA:000284-10029: 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.

2022 Shi, Z., Huo, Y., Hou, J., Zhang, R., Wu, J., Wang, W., Yu, J., Wang, H., Liu, Y., Song, G., Chen, Z., Chen, Z. :
Proteomic analysis of skeletal muscle in Chinese hamsters with type 2 diabetes mellitus reveals that OPLAH downregulation affects insulin resistance and impaired glucose uptake. Free Radic Biol Med 193:23-33, 2022. Pubmed reference: 36195162. DOI: 10.1016/j.freeradbiomed.2022.09.029.
2020 Wang, C., Yu, J., Zhang, R., Wang, W., Shi, Z., Liu, Y., Song, G., Wang, H., Han, N., Huang, L., An, Y., Tian, S., Chen, Z. :
Small intestine proteomics coupled with serum metabolomics reveal disruption of amino acid metabolism in Chinese hamsters with type 2 diabetes mellitus. J Proteomics 223:103823, 2020. Pubmed reference: 32428569. DOI: 10.1016/j.jprot.2020.103823.
1999 Kohnert, K.D., Axcrona, U.M., Hehmke, B., Kloting, I., Sundler, F., Ahren, B. :
Islet neuronal abnormalities associated with impaired insulin secretion in type 2 diabetes in the Chinese hamster Regulatory Peptides 82:71-79, 1999. Pubmed reference: 10458649.
1982 Gerritsen, G.C. :
The Chinese hamster as a model for the study of diabetes mellitus. Diabetes 31:14-23, 1982. Pubmed reference: 6761191. DOI: 10.2337/diab.31.1.s14.
1967 Sims, E.A., Landau, B.R. :
Diabetes mellitus in the Chinese hamster. I. Metabolic and morphologic studies. Diabetologia 3:115-23, 1967. Pubmed reference: 4907137. DOI: 10.1007/BF01222187.
1959 Meier, H., Yerganian, G.A. :
Spontaneous hereditary diabetes mellitus in the Chinese hamster (Cricetulus griseus). 1. Pathological findings Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine 100:810-815, 1959. Pubmed reference: 13645727.

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