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Aust N Z J Ophthalmol. 1987 Nov;15(4):309-14.

Vitamin E and rabbit corneal endothelial cell survival.

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Save Sight and Eye Health Institute, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.


In this study, vitamin E (apha-tocopherol), a powerful antioxidant, is shown to double the survival time of isolated perfused rabbit corneal endothelium. The results are discussed and evidence concerning vitamin E in ocular tissue function is reviewed.

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