Chapter 5. Differences in Proteins and in the Water Balance of the Lens in Nuclear and Cortical Types of Senile Cataract

  1. Katherine Elliott and
  2. David W. Fitzsimons
  1. Giovanni Maraini and
  2. Roberto Mangili

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720028.ch5

Ciba Foundation Symposium 19 - The Human Lens - in Relation to Cataract

Ciba Foundation Symposium 19 - The Human Lens - in Relation to Cataract

How to Cite

Maraini, G. and Mangili, R. (1973) Differences in Proteins and in the Water Balance of the Lens in Nuclear and Cortical Types of Senile Cataract, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 19 - The Human Lens - in Relation to Cataract (eds K. Elliott and D. W. Fitzsimons), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720028.ch5

Author Information

  1. University Eye Clinic, University of Parma, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1973

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9789021940205

Online ISBN: 9780470720028

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Keywords:

  • proteins;
  • water balance;
  • lens;
  • senile cataract;
  • cortical opacification

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • High Molecular Weight Soluble Proteins in Transparent and Cataractous Senile Lenses

  • Changes in Sodium and Potassium Content

  • Discussion

  • Acknowledgements

  • References

  • Discussion

  • References