ADM-RAMP2 system could be therapeutic target for retinal vein occlusion

| January 17, 2019

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A model of central retinal vein occlusion (CRVO) in mice that mimics the clinical features of CRVO in humans was used to study the pathologic effects of retinol occlusion and demonstrate the retinoprotective effects of the peptide adrenomedullin (ADM) and the protein RAMP2. “CRVO is the second most common retinal vascular disease next to diabetic retinopathy. In recent years, intravitreal administration of anti-vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) agents has been used to treat CRVO by suppressing retinal vascular permeability. 

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