The generation of dense granules within cultured human retinal pigment epithelial cells at senescence

M. Boulton, J. Marshall, H. C. Wong

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Human retinal pigment epithelial cells routinely lose all forms of pigmentary inclusion when cultured. We report the repigmentation of a senescent population of cells. The pigmented inclusions were found to be neither melanin or lipofuscin but some form of dense membranous lamellae.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)106-109
Number of pages4
JournalGraefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology
Issue number2
StatePublished - Mar 1 1986


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology
  • Sensory Systems
  • Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience

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