[Phenotype of the mononuclear cells of the cornea in ocular herpes].

There is now a great deal of evidence for cell-mediated immunopathogenesis of herpetic stromal keratitis. However, this has never been unequivocally demonstrated, so far. Accordingly, we established a new technical approach in which lymphocytes were cornea-eluted, further purified and characterized by means of monoclonal antibodies. Four corneal specimens… CONTINUE READING