OMIA:001865-10160 : Cataract, diabetic in Octodon degus

Categories: Vision / eye phene

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

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes


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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