What is it about?
Changes in structure of some lipids, including length and degree of saturation, can be a major determinant on tear function
Photo by Shubham Dhage on Unsplash
Why is it important?
This paper shows how lipid function is related to biochemistry, as highlighted by the American society of biochemistry and molecular biology.
Read the Original
This page is a summary of: Lipidomic analysis of human tear fluid reveals structure-specific lipid alterations in dry eye syndrome, Journal of Lipid Research, November 2013, American Society for Biochemistry & Molecular Biology (ASBMB), DOI: 10.1194/jlr.p041780.
You can read the full text:
The following have contributed to this page