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Retinal Degeneration: Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment
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Editors: Robert B. Catlin
Book Description:
Retinal tissue may degenerate for a number of reasons. Among them are: artery or vein occlusion, diabetic retinopathy, R.L.F./R.O.P. or disease (usually hereditary). Retinitis pigmentosa, retinoschisis, lattic degeneration, and macular degeneration are characterized by progressive types of retinal degeneration. This new book presents the latest research in the field.

Table of Contents:
Preface

Research and Review Studies

Physiopathology of Retinal Degeneration in rd-1 Mouse Model of Retinitis Pigmentosa: TGF-B1, Proteinases and Oxidative Stress Mechanisms;pp 1-41
(Satpal Ahuja, Poonam Ahuja-Jensen, A. Romeo Caffe, Magnus Abrahamson, Per Ekstrom, Theo van Veen, - Ophthalmology, Dept. of Clinical Sciences, Lund Univ., Lund, Sweden and others)

Progressive Retinal Dystrophies;pp. 43-60
(Ilene Tsui, J. Mie Kasanuki, Stephen H. Tsang - Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA and others)

Usher Syndrome;pp. 61-87
(Carmen Najera, Elena Aller, Teresa Jaijo, Jose M. Millan - Departmento de Genetica, Univ. de Valencia, Spain and others)

Molecular Genetics of Norrie Disease, Familial Exudative Vitreoretinopathy and Retinopathy of Prematurity;pp. 89-106
(Barkur S. Shastry - Department of Biological Sciences, Oakland Univ., Rochester, MI)

Genetic Risk Factors in Age-Related Macular Degeneration;pp. 107-118
(Barkur S. Shastry - Department of Biological Sciences, Oakland Univ., Rochester, MI)

Genetic Variations of ARMS2/HTRA1 Locus in 10q26.13 and Age-Related Macular Degeneration;pp. 119-130
(Dequan Chen - Department of Ophthalmology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN)

Pharmacological Monotherapy for Neovascular Age-related Macular Degeneration;pp. 131-140
(Bradley T. Smith, Daniel P. Joseph, M. Gilbert Grand, Retina Institute of Virginia, and others)

The Benefits and Risks of Cataract Surgery in Patients with Age-Related Macular Degeneration;pp. 141-153
(Dalia Zaliuniene, Department of Ophthalmology, Kaunas Univ. of Medicine, Kaunas, Lithuania)

Early Detection and Diagnosis Of Age-Related Macular Degeneration: From Slit Lamp Examination To Advanced Imaging Techniques and Psychophysical Tests;pp. 155-190
(Michael Waisbourd, Yair Manor, and Anat Loewenstein, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv, Israel, Notal Vision, Ltd. Tel-Aviv, Israel)

Retinal Degenerations Associated with Systemic Drug Toxicity;pp. 191-211
(Pedro Romero-Aroca, Bernaldiz Baget, Maeso Alicia Traveset - Department of Ophthalmology, Univ. Hospital Sant Joan, Reus, Spain and others)

Non-rod Non-cone Photoreception in Humans: Roles in Vision and Disease;pp. 213-235
(Farhan Husain Zaidi, Position: Specialist Registrar in Ophthalmology, Moorfields Eye Hospital, UK)

In vivo Visualization of Photoreceptor Layer and Lipofuscin Accumulation in Stargardt's Disease/Fundus Flavimaculatus by Optical Coherence Tomography;pp. 237-247
(Giuseppe Querques, Domenico Martinelli, Lea Querques, Gisele Soubrane, Eric H. Souied - Dept. of Ophthalmology, Hopital Intercommunal de Cretiel, Univ. Paris XII, France and others)

Visual Training in Retinitis Pigmentosa Patients: Neural Plasticity and Function;pp. 249-261
(Enzo M. Vingolo, Serena Salvatore, Pier Luigi Grenga, Paolo Limoli - Dept. of Ophthalmology, Univ. "La Sapienza" of Rome, Italy and others)

Serum free retinal explant culture system and comparative rescue effects of LEDGF, GST, CNTF, BDNF, NGF, bFGF and antioxidants in the rd1 mouse model of Retinitis Pigmentosa;pp. 263-299
(Satpal Ahuja, Poonam Ahuja-Jensen, A. Romeo Caffe´, Maria Thereza Perez, Per Ekström, Theo van Veen, Ophthalmology Division, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Lund, Sweden, and others)

Future Outlook in the Treatment of Age-related Macular Degeneration;pp. 301-310
(Olli Arjamaa, Department of Biology, University of Turku, Finland)

Short Communications

Posterior Capsular Opacification in Retinitis Pigmentosa Patients;pp. 313-321
(Enzo Maria Vingolo, Serena Salvatore, Sonia Cavarretta, Pier Luigi Grenga, Roberto Grenga - Dept. of Ophthalmology, Ospedale Alfredo Fiorni, Univ. "La Sapienza" of Rome, Italy and others)

Pedical Omental Transplant;pp. 323-334
(V.K. Agarwal, P.S. Hardia, M.G.M. Medical College, Indore, and others)

Antioxidants in Age-Related Macular Degeneration;pp. 335-339
(Pedro Duraes Serracarbassa - Dept. of Ophthalmology of Univ. of Sao Paulo, Brazil and others)

Index pp.341-368

   Series:
      Eye and Vision Research Developments
   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2009 2nd quarter
   Pages: 368 pp.
   ISBN: 978-1-60741-007-2
   Status: AV
  
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