OMIA:000649-34861 : Microphthalmia in Sciurus niger (fox squirrel)
Categories: Vision / eye phene
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown
Considered a defect: yes
Cross-species summary: Abnormal smallness in all dimensions of one or both eyes.
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing
Cite this entry
|2023||Soler, E., McCool, E., Fentiman, K., Brandão, J., Shaw, G.C. :|
|Microphthalmia, aphakia and agenesis of the optic chiasm and tract in a wild fox squirrel (Sciurus niger). J Comp Pathol 201:109-113, 2023. Pubmed reference: 36791601. DOI: 10.1016/j.jcpa.2023.01.001.|
- Created by Imke Tammen2 on 17 Feb 2023