Daily Archives: April 2, 2019

Insights into the molecular basis of posterior polymorphous corneal dystrophy

Posterior polymorphous corneal dystrophy (PPCD) is a rare autosomal-dominant disease affecting the innermost part of the cornea, termed the endothelium. This monolayer of cells maintains corneal transparency by regulating its hydration. Human corneal endothelial cells do not normally

Large animal models for osteoporosis research: The small ruminants (sheep and goat)

Role of oestrogen in bone remodeling

In the healthy skeleton, constant bone remodeling occurs in which mature bone tissue is removed, in a process called resorption, and new tissue is formed in order to maintain bone strength and mineral homeostasis in continuum with