Calpain and Caspase-12 Expression in Lens Epithelial Cells of Diabetic Cataracts.


PURPOSE To compare the expression of calpain and caspase-12 in human lens epithelial cells (LECs) of cataract patients with or without diabetic retinopathy (DR). DESIGN Prospective, comparative case series. METHODS Patients were divided into 4 groups: patients without diabetes mellitus (DM) (Group 1), patients with DM and without diabetic retinopathy… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ajo.2016.04.009