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Cataract, Age-Related Nuclear

Known as: Age-related nuclear cataract, NUCLEAR SCLEROSIS OF THE LENS 
A type of age-related cataract that primarily affects the nucleus of the lens. [HPO:probinson, pmid:15708105]
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Oxidative mechanisms during nuclear sclerosis of the lens are poorly understood, in particular metal-catalyzed oxidation. The… 
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2009
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2009
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Aims: To investigate the relationship between lens density measured with the Pentacam Scheimpflug System and grading score using… 
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE To evaluate associations between nuclear cataract (determined from slitlamp photographs between May 2001 and January… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE To identify genes that are differentially expressed in age-related nuclear cataracts compared to transparent human lenses… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Recent studies have identified specific hydroxylated amino acid oxidation products which strongly suggest the presence of… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND It is not known whether the protective effects of antioxidants on cataract observed in experimental animals are…