Ocular Surface Immunity: Homeostatic Mechanisms and Their Disruption in Dry Eye Disease

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Barabino, Stefano; Chen, Yihe; Chauhan, Sunil Kumar; Dana, Reza;
(2012)

The tear film, lacrimal glands, corneal and conjunctival epithelia and Meibomian glands work together as a lacrimal functional unit (LFU) to preserve the integrity and function of the ocular surface. The integrity of this unit is necessary for the health and normal func... View more
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