OMIA 001865-10160 : Cataract, diabetic in Octodon degus

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 609026

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

References


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.
2004 Lee, T.M. :
Octodon degus: a diurnal, social, and long-lived rodent. ILAR J 45:14-24, 2004. Pubmed reference: 14752204.
2001 Brown, C., Donnelly, T.M. :
Cataracts and reduced fertility in degus (Octodon degus). Contracts secondary to spontaneous diabetes mellitus. Lab Anim (NY) 30:25-6, 2001. Pubmed reference: 11395944.
1989 Datiles, M.B., Fukui, H. :
Cataract prevention in diabetic Octodon degus with Pfizer's sorbinil. Curr Eye Res 8:233-7, 1989. Pubmed reference: 2523284.
1977 Varma, S.D., Mizuno, A., Kinoshita, J.H. :
Diabetic cataracts and flavonoids. Science 195:205-6, 1977. Pubmed reference: 401544.

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