Chapter 31. Application of NMR Micro-imaging to the Study of Water Transport in Eye Lenses

  1. Prof. Dr. P. Blümler3,
  2. Prof. Dr. B. Blümich3,
  3. Prof. Dr. R. Botto4 and
  4. Dr. E. Fukushima5
  1. B. A. Moffat1,
  2. R. J. W. Truscott2,
  3. M. H. J. Sweeney2 and
  4. J. M. Pope1

Published Online: 20 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527611843.ch31

Spatially Resolved Magnetic Resonance: Methods, Materials, Medicine, Biology, Rheology, Geology, Ecology, Hardware

Spatially Resolved Magnetic Resonance: Methods, Materials, Medicine, Biology, Rheology, Geology, Ecology, Hardware

How to Cite

Moffat, B. A., Truscott, R. J. W., Sweeney, M. H. J. and Pope, J. M. (2007) Application of NMR Micro-imaging to the Study of Water Transport in Eye Lenses, in Spatially Resolved Magnetic Resonance: Methods, Materials, Medicine, Biology, Rheology, Geology, Ecology, Hardware (eds P. Blümler, B. Blümich, R. Botto and E. Fukushima), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527611843.ch31

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Lehrstuhl für Makromolekulare Chemie und Magnetic Resonance Center, MARC, RWTH Aachen, Worringer Weg 1, D-52074 Aachen, Germany

  2. 4

    Chemistry Division, Argonne National Laboratory, 9700 South Cass Avenue, Argonne, Illinois 60439-4828 USA

  3. 5

    2425 Ridgecrest Dr. SE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Centre for Medical and Health Physics, Queensland University of Technology. GPO Box 2434, Brisbane, Australia, 4001

  2. 2

    Australian Cataract Research Foundation, Department of Chemistry, University of Wollongong, NSW, Australia, 2522

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 27 AUG 1998

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527296378

Online ISBN: 9783527611843

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Keywords:

  • nuclear magnetic resonance microimaging;
  • water transport;
  • eye lenses;
  • magnetic resonance microscopy;
  • lens nuclei

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experimental Methods

  • Results

  • Conclusions