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Further researches about retinal damages and dietary protein imbalance in growing rats.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1794955     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Following previous trials about hypo- and hyper-protein diets and their negative effects on some ocular structures when administered in selected stages of rats' growth, Authors have presented a comparative study of retinal alterations between light (LM) and electron (EM) microscopic analysis. LM showed a vacuolar degeneration of retinal optic fiber and ganglion cell layers where EM, performed at the same time, showed damages of the nervous tissue consisting of microtubule diminution, optic fiber molding and glial cell proliferation.
Authors:
O Bonavolontà; P Ferrante; L Terracciano; R Vecchione
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  International journal for vitamin and nutrition research. Internationale Zeitschrift für Vitamin- und Ernährungsforschung. Journal international de vitaminologie et de nutrition     Volume:  61     ISSN:  0300-9831     ISO Abbreviation:  Int J Vitam Nutr Res     Publication Date:  1991  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1992-04-08     Completed Date:  1992-04-08     Revised Date:  2007-02-21    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  1273304     Medline TA:  Int J Vitam Nutr Res     Country:  SWITZERLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  251-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Istituto di Strutture Biologiche, Il Facoltà di Medicina e Chirurgia Federico II, Università degli studi di Napoli, Italia.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Animals
Female
Male
Microscopy, Electron
Protein Deficiency / complications*
Rats
Rats, Inbred Strains
Research
Retina / growth & development*,  ultrastructure
Retinal Diseases / etiology*,  pathology

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