Published in Biotech Business Week, May 28th, 2007
Study 1: Data detailed in "Controlling retinal pigment epithelium injury after experimental detachment of the retina" have been presented. According to a study from Buenos Aires, Argentina, "Damage induced by detachment of the neural retina and the retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) can be reduced by dark adaptation. The authors evaluated the influence of the duration of dark adaptation, time of day, and modification of the melatonin-dopamine pathway on acute RPE lesions induced by mechanical detachment."
"BALB/c mice were studied at different times of day and different...
Want to see the full article?
Welcome to NewsRx!
Learn more about a six-week, no-risk free trial of Biotech Business Week
NewsRx also is available at LexisNexis, Gale, ProQuest, Factiva, Dialog, Thomson Reuters, NewsEdge, and Dow Jones.