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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The a-crystallin-related, small heat shock proteins (smHSPs) are ubiquitous in nature, but are unusually abundant and diverse in… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Small heat shock proteins (sHsp) with a molecular mass of 15-30 kDa are ubiquitous and conserved. Up to now their function has… Expand
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
  • J. Horwitz
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences…
  • 1992
  • Corpus ID: 38227297
The alpha-crystallins (alpha A and alpha B) are major lens structural proteins of the vertebrate eye that are related to the… Expand
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
An efficient and accurate method for controlled in vivo transgene modulation by site-directed recombination is described. Seven… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
  • R. Weale
  • The Journal of physiology
  • 1988
  • Corpus ID: 10355564
1. Conflicting data both on the transmission of the human crystalline lens in the ultra‐violet part of the spectrum and on its… Expand
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Aspartyl and asparaginyl deamidation, isomerization, and racemization reactions have been studied in synthetic peptides to model… Expand
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