The Resource Retinal degenerations : biology, diagnostics, and therapeutics, edited by Joyce Tombran-Tink and Colin J. Barnstable

Retinal degenerations : biology, diagnostics, and therapeutics, edited by Joyce Tombran-Tink and Colin J. Barnstable

Label
Retinal degenerations : biology, diagnostics, and therapeutics
Title
Retinal degenerations
Title remainder
biology, diagnostics, and therapeutics
Statement of responsibility
edited by Joyce Tombran-Tink and Colin J. Barnstable
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Dewey number
617.735
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RE661.D3
LC item number
R482 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Ophthalmology research
Label
Retinal degenerations : biology, diagnostics, and therapeutics, edited by Joyce Tombran-Tink and Colin J. Barnstable
Publication
Note
Companion CD-ROM contains copies of all illustrations
Accompanying material
1 computer optical disc (4 3/4 in.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Contents
  • Coping with retinal degeneration : a patient's view / Gordon Cousins and James Cape -- Epidemiology of age-related macular degeneration early in the 21st century / Jie Jin Wang, Paul Mitchell, and Ronald Klein -- Leber congenital amaurosis : a hereditary childhood form of blindness and a model to elucidate retinal physiology and development / Robert K. Koenekoop -- Macular degeneration : aging changes and novel therapies / Peter E. Liggett and Alejandro J. Lavaque -- Stargardt disease : from gene discovery to therapy / Rando Allikmets -- X-linked juvenile retinoschisis / Bernhard H. F. Weber and Ulrich Kellner -- Retinal degeneration in Usher syndrome / David S. Williams -- Mouse models of retinitis pigmentosa / Bo Chang ... [et al.] -- The impact of diabetes on neuronal, glial, and vascular cells of the retina : implications for the pathogenesis of diabetic retinopathy / Sylvia B. Smith -- Statins and age-related maculopathy / Gerald McGwin, Jr. and Cynthia Owsley -- The role of drusen in macular degeneration and new methods of quantification / R. Theodore Smith and Umer F. Ahmad -- RPE lipofuscin : formation, properites, and relevance to retinal degeneration / Janet R. Sparrow -- Genetic modifiers that affect phenotypic expression of retinal diseases / Malia M. Edwards ... [et al.] -- X-linked retinal dystrophies and microtubular functions within the retina / Alan F. Wright and Xinhua Shu -- Synaptic remodeling in retinal degeneration / You-Wei Peng and Fulton Wong --
  • On the suppression of photoreceptor cell death in retinitis pigmentosa / Fiona Kernan ... [et al.] -- Cell-based therapies to restrict the progress of photoreceptor degeneration / Raymond D. Lund and Shaomei Wang -- Current status of IPE transplantation and its potential as a cell-based therapy for age-related macular degeneration and retinal dystrophies / Makoto Tamai -- Recent results in retinal transplantation give hope for restoring vision / Robert B. Aramant, Norman D. Radtke, and Magdalene J. Seiler -- Stem cells and retinal transplantation / Joanne Yau ... [et al.] -- Application of encapsulated cell technology for retinal degenerative diseases / Weng Tao and Rong Wen -- Effective treatment for the canine RPE65 null mutation, a hereditary retinal dystrophy comparable to human Leber's congenital amaurosis / Kristina Narfström, Gregory E. Tullis, and Mathias Seeliger -- The use of neuroprotective factors in retinal degenerations / Joyce Tombran-Tink and Colin J. Barnstable -- Carbonic anhydrase inhibitors as a possible therapy for RP17, an autosomal dominant retinitis pigmentosa associated with the R14W mutation, apoptosis, and the unfolded protein response / George Rebello, Jacquie Greenberg, and Raj Ramesar -- Macular Degeneration- an addendum / Joyce Tombran-Tink and Colin J. Barnstable
Control code
000040594072
Dimensions
27 cm. +
Extent
xvii, 466 p.
Isbn
9781588296207
Lccn
2006024144
Other physical details
ill.
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b23110090
System control number
ebk1588296202

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