Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition (EMT): The Key Phenomenon in Ocular Fibrotic Disease
Title: Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition (EMT): The Key Phenomenon in Ocular Fibrotic Disease
Author: Shizuya Saika
Keywords/Main Subjects: Epithelial-Mesenchymal transistion, Fibrosis, Osteopontin, Lumican
Brief Description: This is a research presentation regarding the role of the epithelial-mesenchymal transition in ocular fibrotic diseases. Research on the mechanism of corneal and lens capsule fibrosis are discussed.
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds