OMIA:000880-9685 : Retinal atrophy - Rod-cone degeneration in Felis catus (domestic cat)

In other species: domestic guinea pig

Categories: Vision / eye phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Genetic engineering: Unknown
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing

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Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000880-9685: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1994 Wiggert, B., Vanveen, T., Kutty, G., Lee, L., Nickerson, J., Si, J.S., Nilsson, S.E.G., Chader, G.J., Narfstrom, K. :
An early decrease in interphotoreceptor retinoid expression in Abyssinian cats homozygous for hereditary rod-cone degeneration Cell and Tissue Research 278:291-298, 1994. Pubmed reference: 8001085.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005