In vitro lens capsule model for investigation of posterior capsule opacification.

@article{Cleary2010InVL,
  title={In vitro lens capsule model for investigation of posterior capsule opacification.},
  author={Georgia Cleary and David J. Spalton and Jin-jun Zhang and John Marshall},
  journal={Journal of cataract and refractive surgery},
  year={2010},
  volume={36 8},
  pages={1249-52}
}
UNLABELLED A modified dissection technique of donor eyes for investigating posterior capsule opacification (PCO) that preserves normal capsule and zonule architecture is described. The intact crystalline lens-zonule-ciliary body complex is dissected from the globe in one piece and pinned with 8 entomological pins through the ciliary body to a soft silicone ring with an internal diameter of 12.7 mm. The specimen is iridectomized and cataract extraction performed; the specimen is then placed in… CONTINUE READING
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