Effects of Calcitonin Gene-Related Peptide in the Eye

  • Olli Oksobt, Johan Srjernschanrz
  • Published 2005


Calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) has recently been demonstrated in sensory neurons of the eye. The purpose of the present study was to determine the effects of exogenous CGRP in the rabbit and cat eye. CGRP was injected intracamerally and the intraocular pressure was measured in cannulated eyes. The pupil diameter and the aqueous humor protein… (More)


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