Molecular genetics of congenital cataract

Cataract can be defined as any opacity of the crystalline lens. Congenital cataract is particularly serious because it has the potential for inhibiting visual development, resulting in permanent blindness. Approximately half congenital cataract is inherited, either in isolation or as part of a syndr...

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Main Authors: Zi-Xun Song, Wei Xiao
Format: Article
Published: Press of International Journal of Ophthalmology (IJO PRESS) 2013-08-01
Series:Guoji Yanke Zazhi
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