OMIA:000428-116992 : Haemochromatosis in Gracula religiosa (hill myna)

In other species: Ring-tailed lemur , Lesser dwarf lemur , white-tufted-ear marmoset , horse , black rhinoceros , red deer , taurine cattle , Sumatran rhinoceros

Categories: Homeostasis / metabolism phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 231100 (trait) , 235200 (trait)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2013). OMIA:000428-116992: 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.

2012 Klopfleisch, R., Olias, P. :
The pathology of comparative animal models of human haemochromatosis. J Comp Pathol 147:460-78, 2012. Pubmed reference: 23079103. DOI: 10.1016/j.jcpa.2012.09.001.
2005 Mete, A., Jalving, R., van Oost, B.A., van Dijk, J.E., Marx, J.J. :
Intestinal over-expression of iron transporters induces iron overload in birds in captivity. Blood Cells Mol Dis 34:151-6, 2005. Pubmed reference: 15727898. DOI: 10.1016/j.bcmd.2004.12.001.
2003 Mete, A., Hendriks, H.G., Klaren, P.H., Dorrestein, G.M., van Dijk, J.E., Marx, J.J. :
Iron metabolism in mynah birds (Gracula religiosa) resembles human hereditary haemochromatosis. Avian Pathol 32:625-32, 2003. Pubmed reference: 14676014. DOI: 10.1080/03079450310001610659.
2001 Mete, A., Dorrestein, G.M., Marx, J.J., Lemmens, A.G., Beynen, A.C. :
A comparative study of iron retention in mynahs, doves and rats. Avian Pathol 30:479-86, 2001. Pubmed reference: 19184937. DOI: 10.1080/03079450120078671.
1993 Iancu, T.C. :
Animal models in liver research: iron overload Advances in Veterinary Science and Comparative Medicine; Cornelius C.E. (ed.), Academic Press: San Diego, CA 32:379-401, 1993.
1992 Dorrestein, G.M., Grinwis, G.M., Dominguez, L., Jagt, v. d. E., Beynen, A.C. :
An induced iron storage disease syndrome in doves and pigeons: a model for genetic hemochromatosis in mynah birds? Proceedings of the Association of Avian Veterinarians; New Orleans, LA, USA :108–112, 1992.
1991 Panigraphy, B. , Senne, D.A. :
Diseases of mynahs Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 32:378–381, 1991.

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