OMIA:000259-452646 : Deafness, generic in Neovison vison (American mink)

In other species: dog , domestic cat , horse , pig , llama , alpaca

Categories: Hearing / vestibular / ear phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2011). OMIA:000259-452646: 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.

2015 Strain, G.M. :
The genetics of deafness in domestic animals. Front Vet Sci 2:29, 2015. Pubmed reference: 26664958. DOI: 10.3389/fvets.2015.00029.
1979 Flottorp, G., Foss, I. :
Development of hearing in hereditarily deaf white mink (Hedlund) and normal mink (standard) and the subsequent deterioration of the auditory response in Hedlund mink. Acta Otolaryngol 87:16-27, 1979. Pubmed reference: 760374. DOI: 10.3109/00016487909126383.
1970 Sugiura, A. :
[Light and electron microscopic studies of the stria vascularis in Hedlund white mink with deafness]. Nihon Jibiinkoka Gakkai Kaiho 73:Suppl:1080-1, 1970. Pubmed reference: 5466795.
Sugiura, A., Hilding, D.A. :
Stria vascularis of deaf Hedlung mink. Light and electron microscopic studies of vascular insufficiency. Acta Otolaryngol 69:160-71, 1970. Pubmed reference: 5446884.
1969 Foss, I. :
Stria vascularis and Reissner's membrane of hereditary deaf white mink Experimental Cell Research 58:452, 1969.
1967 Hilding, DA., Sugiura, A., Nakai, Y. :
Deaf white mink: electron microscopic study of the inner ear. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 76:647-63, 1967. Pubmed reference: 6046008.
1965 Saunders, L.Z. :
The histopathology of hereditary congenital deafness in white mink Pathologica Veterinaria 2:256-263, 1965.

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