Structure of retinal pigment epithelium

Known as: Pigmented layer of retina, Pigment epithelium of retina, Pigment Epithelium, Retinal 
A continuous, insulating monolayer of cuboidal/columnar epithelium which extends from the margins of the optic nerve head to the ora serrata where it… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
Optical coherence tomography (OCT) has become an established diagnostic technology in the clinical management of age-related… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Dysfunction and loss of retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) leads to degeneration of photoreceptors in age-related macular… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Leber's congenital amaurosis (LCA) is a group of inherited blinding diseases with onset during childhood. One form of the disease… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Oxidative stress has long been linked to the pathogenesis of neurodegenerative diseases; however, whether it is a cause or merely… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
The retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) plays an essential role in the normal development of the underlying neural retina, but the… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Human stem-cell derivatives are likely to play an important role in the future of regenerative medicine. Evaluation and… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE Selective photodamage of the retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) is a new technique to treat a variety of… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
We report the isolation and identification of a new mutation affecting pigment cell fate in the zebrafish neural crest… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Mutation of RPE65 can cause severe blindness from birth or early childhood, and RPE65 protein is associated with retinal pigment… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
The retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) plays a critical role in the development and maintenance of adjacent photoreceptors in the… (More)
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