Red blood cells galactose-1-P-urydil transferase in senile and presenile cataracts.

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There are conflicting reports in the literature regarding the role of partial deficiency of "galactosemic" enzymes (galactose-1-P-urydil transferase and galactokinase) in the development of infantile and presenile cataract. The AA. have investigated the levels of Red Blood Cell Galactose-1-P-urydil transferase in 39 cataractous patients and in 22 age… (More)

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@article{Auricchio1985RedBC, title={Red blood cells galactose-1-P-urydil transferase in senile and presenile cataracts.}, author={Gianfranca Auricchio and Ernesto Rinaldi and Francesca Simonelli and Gaetano de Rosa}, journal={Metabolic, pediatric, and systemic ophthalmology}, year={1985}, volume={8 4}, pages={160-1} }