Restoration of Tear Secretion in a Murine Dry Eye Model by Oral Administration of Palmitoleic Acid

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Nakamura, Shigeru; Kimura, Yuki; Mori, Daisuke; Imada, Toshihiro; Izuta, Yusuke; Shibuya, Michiko; Sakaguchi, Hisayo; Oonishi, Erina; Okada, Naoko; Matsumoto, Kenji; Tsubota, Kazuo; (2017)
  • Publisher: MDPI
  • Journal: Nutrients,volume 9,issue 4 (issn: 2072-6643, eissn: 2072-6643)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/nu9040364, pmc: PMC5409703
  • Subject: Nutrition. Foods and food supply | TX341-641 | fatty acid | ophthalmology | dry eye | Article
    mesheuropmc: eye diseases | sense organs | stomatognathic diseases

Sea buckthorn (Hippophae rhamnoides)–derived products have traditionally been used as food and medicinal ingredients in Eastern countries. The purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of oral intake of sea buckthorn oil products on tear secretion using a muri... View more
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