Set of lens fibers

Known as: Lens fibers, Fibrae lentis, Set of lens cells 
The transparent, elongated cells extending from the posterior to anterior pole of the eye forming the concentric layers of the crystalline lens.

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2013
2013
The Wnt/β-catenin signaling pathway controls many processes during development, including cell proliferation, cell… (More)
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2010
2010
Nuclear receptor coactivator 6 (NCOA6) is a multifunctional protein implicated in embryonic development, cell survival, and… (More)
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2007
2007
Integrins have been proposed to play a major role in lens morphogenesis. To determine the role of beta1-integrin and its down… (More)
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2003
2003
We previously showed that lens epithelial cells have a fully functional ubiquitin-proteasome pathway (UPP) and that ubiquitin… (More)
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2003
2003
PURPOSE To describe a new model of posterior capsule opacification (PCO) in rodents METHODS An extracapsular lens extraction… (More)
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1999
1999
MIP has been hypothesized to be a gap junction protein, a membrane ion channel, a membrane water channel and a facilitator of… (More)
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1998
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1998
There is increasing evidence that programmed cell death (PCD) depends on a novel family of intracellular cysteine proteases… (More)
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1996
1996
PURPOSE The lens epithelium is thought to conduct Na-K transport for the entire lens cell mass. Lens fibers have a poor ion… (More)
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1985
1985
Lens fibers are coupled by communicating junctions which contain a 28-kDalton protein (MIP26) believed to be the main component… (More)
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1983
1983
Polyclonal antisera were prepared in rabbits using both native and chymotrypsin-digested bovine lens fiber plasma membranes. MP26… (More)
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