[Research on effects of vitamin A palmitate on repair of mechanical corneal epithelial defects and conjunctival goblet cells in rabbits].

@article{Qiu2010ResearchOE,
  title={[Research on effects of vitamin A palmitate on repair of mechanical corneal epithelial defects and conjunctival goblet cells in rabbits].},
  author={Xiao-di Qiu and Lan Gong and Min-Jie Chen},
  journal={[Zhonghua yan ke za zhi] Chinese journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2010},
  volume={46 2},
  pages={151-60}
}
OBJECTIVE Randomized controlled experimental study to investigate the influence of vitamin A palmitate and bovine recombinant basic fibroblast growth factor (bFGF) on repair of mechanical corneal epithelial defects, conjunctival epithelial cells and goblet cells in rabbits. METHODS One hundred and twenty New Zealand rabbits (all males) were selected to establish the mechanical corneal epithelial defects models (scratching out a round area with the diameter of 8 mm in the centre of cornea… CONTINUE READING