OMIA:000980-9615 : Tapetal degeneration in Canis lupus familiaris (dog)

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

Breed: Beagle (Dog) (VBO_0200131).
Breeds in which the phene has been documented. For breeds in which a likely causal variant has been documented, see the variant table below

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2022). OMIA:000980-9615: 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.

1988 Burns, M.S., Bellhorn, R.W., Impellizeri, C.W., Aguirre, G.D., Laties, A.M. :
Development of hereditary tapetal degeneration in the Beagle dog Current Eye Research 7:103-114, 1988. Pubmed reference: 3371063.
Burns, MS., Tyler, NK., Bellhorn, RW. :
Melanosome abnormalities of ocular pigmented epithelial cells in Beagle dogs with hereditary tapetal degeneration. Curr Eye Res 7:115-23, 1988. Pubmed reference: 3371064.

Edit History

  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 21 Oct 2022