OMIA 000284-9685 : Diabetes mellitus, type II in Felis catus

In other species: crab-eating macaque , pig , golden hamster

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 125850 , 125852 , 520000

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.
2013 Forcada, Y., Holder, A., Church, D.B., Catchpole, B. :
A Polymorphism in the Melanocortin 4 Receptor Gene (MC4R:c.92C>T) Is Associated with Diabetes Mellitus in Overweight Domestic Shorthaired Cats. J Vet Intern Med :, 2013. Pubmed reference: 24372947. DOI: 10.1111/jvim.12275.
1997 Greco, D.S. :
Oral hypoglycemic agents for noninsulin-dependent diabetes mellitus in the cat Seminars in Veterinary Medicine & Surgery (Small Animal) 12:259-262, 1997. Pubmed reference: 10889874.
Struble, A.L., Nelson, R.W. :
Non-insulin dependent diabetes mellitus in cats and humans Compendium on Continuing Education for the Practicing Veterinarian 19:935 ff., 1997.
1993 Kirk, C.A., Feldman, E.C., Nelson, R.W. :
Diagnosis of Naturally Acquired Type-I and Type-II Diabetes- Mellitus in Cats American Journal of Veterinary Research 54:463-467, 1993. Pubmed reference: 8498753.
Lutz, T.A., Rand, J.S. :
A Review of New Developments in Type 2 Diabetes in Human Beings and Cats British Veterinary Journal 149:527-536, 1993. Pubmed reference: 8111613. DOI: 10.1016/S0007-1935(05)80037-5.
Nelson, R.W., Feldman, E.C. :
Noninsulin-Dependent Diabetes-Mellitus in the Cat (Reprinted from Proceedings of the 10th Annual Veterinary Forum, May, 1992) Feline Practice 21:15-17, 1993.

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