OMIA:000428-89632 : Haemochromatosis in Dicerorhinus sumatrensis (Sumatran rhinoceros)

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

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:000428-89632: 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.
Paglia, D.E., Tsu, I.H. :
Review of laboratory and necropsy evidence for iron storage disease acquired by browser rhinoceroses. J Zoo Wildl Med 43:S92-104, 2012. Pubmed reference: 23156711.
2001 Beutler, E., West, C., Speir, J.A., Wilson, I.A., Worley, M. :
The hHFE gene of browsing and grazing rhinoceroses: a possible site of adaptation to a low-iron diet. Blood Cells Mol Dis 27:342-50, 2001. Pubmed reference: 11358396. DOI: 10.1006/bcmd.2001.0386.

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