Immunohistochemical localization of human tear lysozyme.

  title={Immunohistochemical localization of human tear lysozyme.},
  author={T E Gillette and Jack V. Greiner and Mathea R Allansmith},
  journal={Archives of ophthalmology},
  volume={99 2},
Possible local sources of human tear lysozyme were investigated using an indirect immunofluorescence technique. Lysozyme was identified in 20% to 50% of acinar and ductular epithelial cells of both main and accessory lacrimal glands. The staining was granular in character and confined to the apices of the cells. Cells that stained positive tended to be… CONTINUE READING