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JACK BROWN, CARL W. SODERSTROM, R. K. WINKELMANN; Langerhans' Cells in Guinea Pig Cornea: Response to Chemical Injury. Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 1968;7(6):668-671.
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Langerhans' cells were observed to migrate into chemically injured corneal epithelium of pigmented and albino guinea pigs in substantial numbers. Whereas the migration of Langerhans' cells was a regular occurrence in both pigmented and nonpigmented animals, the migration of melanocytes occurred in only a portion of the pigmented animals and in fewer numbers. These observations may have significance in relation to the possible origin and function of the Langerhans cell.
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