April 1982
Volume 22, Issue 4
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The enucleated arterially perfused cat eye. I. Effects on protein permeability.
Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science April 1982, Vol.22, 478-481. doi:https://doi.org/
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      F J Macri, S J Cevario, J E Pederson; The enucleated arterially perfused cat eye. I. Effects on protein permeability.. Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 1982;22(4):478-481. doi: https://doi.org/.

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Abstract

Protein permeability of the ciliary epithelium of enucleated arterially perfused cat eyes was studied. Tracer concentrations of 125I-albumin, in an arterial perfusate solution consisting of a balanced salt solution (BSS) without added colloid, was found in the anterior chamber fluid (AH) in a percentage similar to the AH/plasma ratio found for protein in the living cat eye. Stimulation of AH formation by acetylcholine plus eserine increased protein permeability markedly and by a similar amount in eyes perfused either with BSS or with 100% serum. These data indicate that arterial perfusion of the enucleated eye with BSS alone induces no gross abnormality of the blood-aqueous barrier.

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