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Sclera

Known as: EYE, SCLERA, scleral structure, White of Eye 
The white, opaque, fibrous, outer tunic of the eyeball, covering it entirely excepting the segment covered anteriorly by the cornea. It is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Collagen, as the most abundant protein in the human body, determines the unique physiological and optical properties of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
PURPOSE The development of high myopia is associated with scleral thinning and changes in the diameter of scleral collagen… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
PURPOSE To determine the in vitro permeability of the sclera to high molecular weight compounds and the relationship between… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Experiments in several species have shown that the axial elongation rate of the developing eye can be increased or decreased by… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
PURPOSE To assess the mean thickness and surface area of human sclera. METHODS Fifty-five formalin-fixed eye bank eyes were… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The purpose of this study was to learn whether visual form deprivation, which produces myopia in the deprived eye, alters the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
  • Y. Komai, T. Ushiki
  • Investigative ophthalmology & visual science
  • 1991
  • Corpus ID: 33305745
The organization of collagen fibrils in the human cornea and sclera was studied by scanning electron microscopy, after digestion… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Introduction. 1. Two Dimensional Systems and Mathematical Preliminaries. 2. Image Perception. 3. Image Sampling and Quantization… Expand
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
Abstract The astronomical term “main sequence” has been applied to the relationships between duration, peak velocity, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
Abstract Enucleated human eyes, 1–3 days post mortem, were sectioned equatorially and the anterior or posterior segment of the… Expand
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