Histological evaluation of selenium induced cataracts

Thomas (Tom) Shearer, D. W. McCormack, D. J. DeSart, J. L. Britton, M. T. Lopez

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

Injections of selenite, but not selenomethionine, to suckling rats caused nuclear cataracts. These lenses displayed a white opaque mass in the nuclear region and vacuolization of the cortex and anterior epithelium.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)327-333
Number of pages7
JournalExperimental Eye Research
Volume31
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - 1980

Fingerprint

Selenomethionine
Selenious Acid
Selenium
Cataract
Lenses
Epithelium
Injections

Keywords

  • cataract
  • eye
  • selenite
  • selenium
  • selenomethionine

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology
  • Sensory Systems

Cite this

Shearer, T. T., McCormack, D. W., DeSart, D. J., Britton, J. L., & Lopez, M. T. (1980). Histological evaluation of selenium induced cataracts. Experimental Eye Research, 31(3), 327-333. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0014-4835(80)80041-8

Histological evaluation of selenium induced cataracts. / Shearer, Thomas (Tom); McCormack, D. W.; DeSart, D. J.; Britton, J. L.; Lopez, M. T.

In: Experimental Eye Research, Vol. 31, No. 3, 1980, p. 327-333.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Shearer, TT, McCormack, DW, DeSart, DJ, Britton, JL & Lopez, MT 1980, 'Histological evaluation of selenium induced cataracts', Experimental Eye Research, vol. 31, no. 3, pp. 327-333. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0014-4835(80)80041-8
Shearer, Thomas (Tom) ; McCormack, D. W. ; DeSart, D. J. ; Britton, J. L. ; Lopez, M. T. / Histological evaluation of selenium induced cataracts. In: Experimental Eye Research. 1980 ; Vol. 31, No. 3. pp. 327-333.
@article{960cf10233d448c2aaebd068466e702a,
title = "Histological evaluation of selenium induced cataracts",
abstract = "Injections of selenite, but not selenomethionine, to suckling rats caused nuclear cataracts. These lenses displayed a white opaque mass in the nuclear region and vacuolization of the cortex and anterior epithelium.",
keywords = "cataract, eye, selenite, selenium, selenomethionine",
author = "Shearer, {Thomas (Tom)} and McCormack, {D. W.} and DeSart, {D. J.} and Britton, {J. L.} and Lopez, {M. T.}",
year = "1980",
doi = "10.1016/S0014-4835(80)80041-8",
language = "English (US)",
volume = "31",
pages = "327--333",
journal = "Experimental Eye Research",
issn = "0014-4835",
publisher = "Academic Press Inc.",
number = "3",

}

TY - JOUR

T1 - Histological evaluation of selenium induced cataracts

AU - Shearer, Thomas (Tom)

AU - McCormack, D. W.

AU - DeSart, D. J.

AU - Britton, J. L.

AU - Lopez, M. T.

PY - 1980

Y1 - 1980

N2 - Injections of selenite, but not selenomethionine, to suckling rats caused nuclear cataracts. These lenses displayed a white opaque mass in the nuclear region and vacuolization of the cortex and anterior epithelium.

AB - Injections of selenite, but not selenomethionine, to suckling rats caused nuclear cataracts. These lenses displayed a white opaque mass in the nuclear region and vacuolization of the cortex and anterior epithelium.

KW - cataract

KW - eye

KW - selenite

KW - selenium

KW - selenomethionine

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=0019169626&partnerID=8YFLogxK

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/citedby.url?scp=0019169626&partnerID=8YFLogxK

U2 - 10.1016/S0014-4835(80)80041-8

DO - 10.1016/S0014-4835(80)80041-8

M3 - Article

VL - 31

SP - 327

EP - 333

JO - Experimental Eye Research

JF - Experimental Eye Research

SN - 0014-4835

IS - 3

ER -