Pigment Epithelium

Known as: Pigmented Epithelium 
Tissue consisting of one or more layers of epithelial cells and a basement membrane. The cells contain granules of pigment or melanin, as in the… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Obesity is a major risk factor for insulin resistance; however, the factors linking these disorders are not well defined. Herein… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Adult stem cells are characterized by self-renewal and multilineage differentiation, and these properties seem to be regulated by… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Recent studies have implicated local inflammation and activation of complement amongst the processes involved in the pathogenesis… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Natural inhibitors of angiogenesis are able to block pathological neovascularization without harming the preexisting vasculature… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Aberrant blood vessel growth in the retina that underlies the pathology of proliferative diabetic retinopathy and retinopathy of… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Age-related macular degeneration, a major cause of blindness for which no satisfactory treatments exist, leads to a gradual… (More)
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Analysis of the fluorescent spectra of chloroform-methanol extracts of human retinal pigment epithelium confirmed the presence of… (More)
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1977
Highly Cited
1977
The isolated pigment epithelium and choroid of frog was mounted in a chamber so that the apical surfaces of the epithelial cells… (More)
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
Cell proliferation and membrane formation found in the posterior parts of the eye after production of retinal detachment in owl… (More)
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1971
Highly Cited
1971
Visual cell outer segment renewal was studied in eyes of mutant Royal College of Surgeons (RCS) and Sprague-Dawley (control) rats… (More)
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