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Harderian Gland

Known as: GLAND OF THE THIRD EYELID, Gland, Harderian, Nictitans Gland 
A sebaceous gland that, in some animals, acts as an accessory to the lacrimal gland. The harderian gland excretes fluid that facilitates movement of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
The lacrimal gland has a multifaceted role in maintaining a homeostatic microenvironment for a healthy ocular surface via tear… Expand
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2013
2013
BACKGROUND AIMS Mesenchymal stromal cells (MSCs) have been extensively studied as a cellular therapeutic for various pathologic… Expand
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2004
2004
SummaryThe presence of melatonin is demonstrated in the pineal gland, the retina and the Harderian gland in some mammalian and… Expand
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2004
2004
SummaryThe Harderian gland from 4-week-old female hamsters is speckled with a black-brown pigment, whereas it is not pigmented in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
1-Alkyl-2,3-diacylglycerol (ADG) is a unique neutral lipid found in the eyeball-associated Harderian gland (HG) of the mouse and… Expand
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Review
1996
Review
1996
The harderian gland is an orbital gland of the majority of land vertebrates. It is the only orbital gland in anuran amphibians… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Neoplasia in the rodent Harderian gland has been used to determine the carcinogenic potential of irradiation by HZE particles… Expand
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Review
1981
Review
1981
  • Tsuyoshi Sakai
  • Archivum histologicum Japonicum = Nihon…
  • 1981
  • Corpus ID: 44325965
It is proposed that the Harderian glands are those ocular glands that have tubuloalveolar endpieces with wide lumina and secrete… Expand
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1977
1977
An N-acetylserotonin/melatonin radioimmunoassay (NAS/Mel RIA) and a Mel RIA were developed to measure NAS and Mel contents in… Expand
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1972
1972
Hydroxyindole—O—methyl transferase activity (HIOMT) is present in rat pineal, retina and harderian gland. We have studied the… Expand
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