TCA manual / Tissue Culture Association

, Volume 5, Issue 2, pp 1043–1045 | Cite as

Preparation of primary cell cultures from the rat lens

  • Jon M. Ryan
  • Philip H. Walk

Key words

lens epithelial cells differentiation division 


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© Tissue Culture Association 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jon M. Ryan
    • 1
  • Philip H. Walk
    • 1
  1. 1.IIT Research InstituteChicago

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