Corneal epithelial rejection in the rat.


PURPOSE To investigate clinical and histologic changes in the epithelium during corneal graft rejection in the rat. METHODS LEW (RT1(l)) or PVG (RT1(c)) strain corneas were transplanted to PVG strain recipients and examined by slit lamp for clinical signs of rejection. Recipients were killed, and corneal epithelial sheets were removed and examined by… (More)


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@article{Figueiredo2002CornealER, title={Corneal epithelial rejection in the rat.}, author={Francisco Figueiredo and Susan M Nicholls and David L. Easty}, journal={Investigative ophthalmology & visual science}, year={2002}, volume={43 3}, pages={729-36} }