Conjunctivally Applied BDNF Protects Photoreceptors from Light-Induced Damage.

PURPOSE To test whether the topical eye treatment with BDNF prevents the effects of continuous light exposure (LE) in the albino rat retina. METHODS Two groups of albino rats were used. The first group of rats received an intraocular injection of BDNF (2 μL, 1 μg/μL) before LE, while the second group was treated with one single drop of BDNF (10 μL, 12 μg… (More)