OMIA:001487-9544 : Myopia in Macaca mulatta (Rhesus monkey)

In other species: dog , domestic guinea pig

Categories: Vision / eye phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: The condition in which the individual does not see far distances clearly. [ NCIT : P378 ]; "near-sighted."

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2023). OMIA:001487-9544: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2023 Ma, Y., Lin, Q., Zhao, Q., Jin, Z.B. :
Prevalence and characteristics of myopia in adult rhesus macaques in southwest China. Transl Vis Sci Technol 12:21, 2023. Pubmed reference: 36947048. DOI: 10.1167/tvst.12.3.21.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 25 Mar 2023