OMIA:001253-9031 : Pop-eye in Gallus gallus (chicken)

Categories: Vision / eye phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Z-linked

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Cross-species summary: keratoglobus

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. (2011). OMIA:001253-9031: 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.

1999 Bitgood, J.J. :
Linkage relationships of the Z-linked silver, slow feathering, and pop-eye loci Poultry Science 78:1100-1101, 1999. Pubmed reference: 10472834.
1996 Bitgood, J.J., Rozum, J.J. :
Close linkage relationship of the Z-linked Pop-eye and Silver plumage color loci in the chicken Poultry Science 75:1067-1068, 1996. Pubmed reference: 8878260.
1986 Bitgood, J.J., Whitley, R.D. :
Pop-eye: an inherited Z-linked keratoglobus in the chicken. J Hered 77:123-5, 1986. Pubmed reference: 3711638.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 11 Oct 2011