OMIA:000358-77151 : Eye defects in Mustela nigripes (black-footed ferret)
Categories: Vision / eye phene
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown
Considered a defect: yes
Species-specific description: Chan et al. (2023) describe multiple ocular abnormalities (corneal opacification, cataracts, persistent pupillary membranes, microphthalmia, symblepharon and anterior segment malformation) in a litter of endangered black-footed ferrets.
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing
Cite this entry
|2023||Chan, K., Climans, M., Helmick, K., Garelle, D., Adkins, E.A. :|
|Juvenile ocular abnormalities in a litter of black-footed ferrets. Vet Ophthalmol , 2023. Pubmed reference: 37676115. DOI: 10.1111/vop.13146.|
- Created by Imke Tammen2 on 09 Sep 2023
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