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Corneal Diseases

Known as: cornea disease, Unspecified corneal disorder, Corneal Disease 
A non-neoplastic or neoplastic disorder that affects the cornea. Representative examples include keratitis, bullous keratopathy, and squamous cell… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Corneal renewal and repair are mediated by stem cells of the limbus, the narrow zone between the cornea and the bulbar… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Ocular trauma or disease may lead to severe corneal opacification and, consequently, severe loss of vision as a result… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE In animal eyes, a significant increase in corneal biomechanical stiffness has been found after collagen crosslinking by… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
This review provides a comprehensive analysis of the structure, neurochemical content, and functions of corneal nerves, with… Expand
Review
2001
Review
2001
Diseases affecting the cornea are a major cause of blindness worldwide, second only to cataract in overall importance. The… Expand
Review
2000
Review
2000
We determined the "normal" central corneal thickness (CCT) value in human corneas based on reported literature values for within… Expand
Review
1998
Review
1998
  • R. Iozzo
  • Annual review of biochemistry
  • 1998
  • Corpus ID: 14638091
The proteoglycan superfamily now contains more than 30 full-time molecules that fulfill a variety of biological functions… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Hepatocyte Growth Factor (HGF, also known as Scatter Factor) is a powerful mitogen or motility factor in different cells, acting… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Despite the obvious importance of epithelial stem cells in tissue homeostasis and tumorigenesis, little is known about their… Expand
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Review
1984
Review
1984
Keratoconus and other noninflammatory corneal thinning disorders (keratoglobus, pellucid marginal degeneration and posterior… Expand