Lens, Crystalline

Known as: Ocular Lens, EYE, LENS, Lens Of Eye 
A clear disk that focuses light, as in a camera or microscope. In the eye, the lens is a clear, curved structure at the front of the eye behind the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Lens crystallines are special proteins in the eye lens. Because the epithelial basement membrane (lens capsule… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The objective was to measure the change in shape of the aging human crystalline eye lens in vivo during accommodation… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The biometric, optical and physical properties of 19 pairs of isolated human eye-bank lenses ranging in age from 5 to 96 years… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Intercellular channels present in gap junctions allow cells to share small molecules and thus coordinate a wide range of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Small eye (Sey) mice homozygous for mutations in the Pax-6 gene have no lenses and no nasal cavities. We have examined the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
THE retinoblastoma tumour-suppressor gene (RB) has been implicated in negative growth regulation, induction of differentiation… (More)
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Review
1992
Review
1992
The vertebrate eye lens is a solid cyst of cells which grows throughout life by addition of new cells at the surface. The older… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
1. Conflicting data both on the transmission of the human crystalline lens in the ultra-violet part of the spectrum and on its… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Aspartyl and asparaginyl deamidation, isomerization, and racemization reactions have been studied in synthetic peptides to model… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
In its normal state, the eye lens is transparent despite the presence in the cell cytoplasm of high concentrations of proteins… (More)
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