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Journal of Ophthalmology
Volume 2016 (2016), Article ID 1094279, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/1094279
Research Article

High MMP-9 Expression May Contribute to Retroprosthetic Membrane Formation after KPro Implantation in Rabbit Corneal Alkali Burn Model

1Department of Ophthalmology, General Hospital of Shenyang Military Area Command of Chinese PLA, Shenyang 110840, China
2Dalian Medical University, Dalian 116044, China
3Department of Ophthalmology, University of Arizona, Arizona Health Sciences Center, Tucson, AZ 85711, USA
4Southeast Eye Clinic, Dothan, AL 36301, USA

Received 25 August 2015; Revised 4 December 2015; Accepted 17 December 2015

Academic Editor: Sachin Mulik

Copyright © 2016 Minghong Gao et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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