A Non-Invasive Approach for Cataracts: Efficacy of Carnosine in the Treatment and Prevention of Crystallin Aggregation in vitro

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This study investigated the effects of Carnosine on protein aggregation in cataract lenses of the eye using an in vitro model. Carnosine is a dipeptide of histidine and betaalanine and has many powerful properties such as retarding cancer growth and preventing glycation. To simulate the protein aggregation in a cataract lens, Methylgloxal, a product known… (More)

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