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conjunctival goblet cells

Monday 9 November 2020

Goblet Cells of the Conjunctiva

Definition : Goblet cells within the conjunctival epithelium are specialized cells that secrete mucins onto the surface of the eye.

Open references

- conjunctival goblet cell : https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4992623/

- Dry eye in rheumatoid arthritis patients under TNF-inhibitors: conjunctival goblet cell as an early ocular biomarker. 2020. PMID: 32820183 Free