OMIA:000880-10141 : Retinal atrophy - Rod-cone degeneration in Cavia porcellus (domestic guinea pig)

In other species: domestic cat

Categories: Vision / eye phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2011). OMIA:000880-10141: 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.

2011 Racine, J., Joly, S., Lachapelle, P. :
Longitudinal assessment of retinal structure and function reveals a rod-cone degeneration in a guinea pig model initially presented as night blind. Doc Ophthalmol 123:1-19, 2011. Pubmed reference: 21656001. DOI: 10.1007/s10633-011-9276-z.
2003 Racine, J., Behn, D., Simard, E., Lachapelle, P. :
Spontaneous occurrence of a potentially night blinding disorder in guinea pigs Documenta Ophthalmologica 107:59-69, 2003. Pubmed reference: 12906123.

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