OMIA:000114-9031 : Blindness in Gallus gallus (chicken)

In other species: gray wolf , red-billed chough

Categories: Vision / eye phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000114-9031: 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.

2021 Wang, M.S., Zhang, J.J., Guo, X., Li, M., Meyer, R., Ashari, H., Zheng, Z.Q., Wang, S., Peng, M.S., Jiang, Y., Thakur, M., Suwannapoom, C., Esmailizadeh, A., Hirimuthugoda, N.Y., Zein, M.S.A., Kusza, S., Kharrati-Koopaee, H., Zeng, L., Wang, Y.M., Yin, T.T., Yang, M.M., Li, M.L., Lu, X.M., Lasagna, E., Ceccobelli, S., Gunwardana, H.G.T.N., Senasig, T.M., Feng, S.H., Zhang, H., Bhuiyan, A.K.F.H., Khan, M.S., Silva, G.L.L.P., Thuy, L.T., Mwai, O.A., Ibrahim, M.N.M., Zhang, G., Qu, K.X., Hanotte, O., Shapiro, B., Bosse, M., Wu, D.D., Han, J.L., Zhang, Y.P. :
Large-scale genomic analysis reveals the genetic cost of chicken domestication. BMC Biol 19:118, 2021. Pubmed reference: 34130700. DOI: 10.1186/s12915-021-01052-x.
1997 Sola, S.C., Castagnaro, M., Cheng, K.M. :
Histological changes caused by the rc mutation in chickens Journal of Comparative Pathology 116:329-338, 1997. Pubmed reference: 9179746.
1992 Rabkin, S.W., Cheng, K.M. :
A Genetic Abnormality of Cardiac Myocytes from the Blind Mutant (RC) Chick Heart - Abnormalities of Cardiac Structure and Choline Transport Basic Research in Cardiology 87:610-617, 1992. Pubmed reference: 1485893.
1989 Lauber, J.K., Oishi, T. :
Ocular responses of genetically blind chicks to the light environment and to lid suture. Curr Eye Res 8:757-64, 1989. Pubmed reference: 2791623. DOI: 10.3109/02713688909000865.
1980 Cheng, K.M., Shoffner, R.N., Gelatt, K.N., Gum, G.G., Otis, J.S., Bitgood, J.J. :
An autosomal recessive blind mutant in the chicken Poultry Science 59:2179-2182, 1980. Pubmed reference: 7465492.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005