A transparent homogeneous acellular layer found between the substantia propria and the endothelial layer of the cornea[MP]. [ MP:0004285 https://github.com/obophenotype/uberon/issues/15 ]

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Term information

Subsets

pheno_slim, vertebrate_core

latin term
lamina limitans posterior corneae [ FMA:58309 FMA:TA ]

comment

The strong, resistant, thin, noncellular fourth layer of the cornea, located between the endothelium (from which it is secreted) and the stroma. (Cline et al., Dictionary of Visual Science, 4th ed)

contributor

https://github.com/gkoutos

https://github.com/cmungall

definition

A transparent homogeneous acellular layer found between the substantia propria and the endothelial layer of the cornea[MP].

external definition

Acellular anatomical structure composed of collagen, Descemet's membrane is secreted as a basement membrane of the corneal endothelium. Located between the stroma and the corneal endothelium, it is approximately 0.15 micrometer thick at 6 months post-fertilization.[ZFIN]

has exact synonym

posterior limiting membrane

lamina limitans posterior corneae

lamina limitans posterior

posterior limiting lamina

Descemet's posterior elastic lamina

Descemet membrane

posterior limiting lamina of cornea

id

UBERON:0004367

see also

https://github.com/obophenotype/uberon/issues/15