Different experimental approaches in modelling cataractogenesis

  title={Different experimental approaches in modelling cataractogenesis},
  author={Zuzana Kyseĺov{\'a}},
  booktitle={Interdisciplinary toxicology},
Cataract, the opacification of eye lens, is the leading cause of blindness worldwide. At present, the only remedy is surgical removal of the cataractous lens and substitution with a lens made of synthetic polymers. However, besides significant costs of operation and possible complications, an artificial lens just does not have the overall optical qualities of a normal one. Hence it remains a significant public health problem, and biochemical solutions or pharmacological interventions that will… CONTINUE READING
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