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Pigment epithelium

pigment epithelium

epithelium composed of cells containing granules of pigment or melanin, as in the retinal or iris pigment layer.


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Re: two different color eyes

... though, most of what determines your eye colour is eumelanin (a pigment in the larger pigment melanin) in the iris stroma and the iris pigment (epithelium) , and the cellular density of your iris stroma. "Lost" melanocytes are ...

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by Melanin93
Fri Jun 11, 2010 12:33 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: two different color eyes
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Development of The Human Eye

... anyone know how the thickness of the nervous retina compares with the pigment epithelium as the eye develops. Thanks in advance Dash

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by DASHBOY
Mon Nov 24, 2008 12:23 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Development of The Human Eye
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The Fiber Disease

... property of a cytoplasmic membrane-bound protein from bovine retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) has been demonstrated. The putative RPE-retinal G protein coupled receptor ...

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by London
Sat Dec 02, 2006 11:03 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... property of a cytoplasmic membrane-bound protein from bovine retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) has been demonstrated. The putative RPE-retinal G protein coupled receptor ...

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by London
Sat Dec 02, 2006 11:01 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Views: 5560857

The Fiber Disease

... steps that constitute the visual cycle and involve the retinal pigment epithelium (RPE; refs. 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8). A key step in the visual cycle is isomerization of ...

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by London
Sat Dec 02, 2006 10:52 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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