COL8A2 gene

Known as: PPCD, collagen type VIII alpha 2, COLLAGEN, TYPE VIII, ALPHA-2 
 

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1995-2017
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Central corneal thickness (CCT) is a risk factor of glaucoma, the most common cause of irreversible blindness worldwide. The… (More)
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2010
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2010
INTRODUCTION Although the extracellular matrix (ECM) is the functional element in articular cartilage and its degradation is… (More)
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2010
2010
Partly PEGylated polyamidoamine (PAMAM) dendrimers were used as the carrier for tumor-selective targeting of the anticancer drug… (More)
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2009
2009
PurposeTo investigate the possibility of collagen type VIII α2 (COL8A2) as a potential susceptibility gene for Korean patients… (More)
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2007
2007
PURPOSE To evaluate the suggested role of the COL8A1 and COL8A2 genes in the pathogenesis of the corneal ectatic disorders… (More)
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2006
2006
PURPOSE A rare, familial early-onset form of Fuchs corneal dystrophy (FCD) is caused by mutation in the COL8A2 gene. This study… (More)
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2005
2005
PURPOSE To characterize histologically Descemet's membrane in an early-onset Fuchs corneal dystrophy (FCD) COL8A2 mutant and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
PURPOSE To characterize the genetic basis and phenotype of inherited Fuchs corneal dystrophy (FCD). METHODS DNA from blood was… (More)
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2003
2003
To determine whether Japanese patients with Fuchs’ endothelial corneal dystrophy (FECD) and posterior polymorphous dystrophy… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Corneal clarity is maintained by its endothelium, which functions abnormally in the endothelial dystrophies, leading to corneal… (More)
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