OMIA:001052-74535 : Visual pathway, abnormal in Panthera tigris tigris (Bengal tiger)

In other species: grivet , domestic cat

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

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2013). OMIA:001052-74535: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1973 Guillery, RW., Kaas, JH. :
Genetic abnormality of the visual pathways in a "white" tiger. Science 180:1287-9, 1973. Pubmed reference: 4707916.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 08 Jun 2013
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 05 Aug 2013