Connexins, Connections and Field Studies in Eye Research
Title: Connexins, Connections and Field Studies in Eye Research
Author: Nicholas A. Delamere, PhD – Professor and Head, Department of Physiology; Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science,University of Arizona
Keywords/Main Subjects: Greenland shark, bohead whales, carbon 14, tree rings, alpha crystallins, beta crystallins, lens, sodium-potassium ATPase, gap junctions, connexions, refractive index
Discussion of various species of animals and lens characteristics and the sodium-potassium ATPase as it relates to cataract formation and gradient of refractive index.
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds or Moran Eye Center Resident Lectures