Genetics of Diabetic Retinopathy

  title={Genetics of Diabetic Retinopathy},
  author={Satagopan Uthra and Rajiv Raman and Bickol Nanjan Mukesh and Rani Padmaja Kumari and Tarun Sharma and Catherine A. McCarty and Govindasamy Kumaramanickavel},
Diabetic retinopathy (DR), a microvascular complication of diabetes in the retina, is one of the leading causes of adult blindness worldwide. Complex interplay of environmental and genetic factors has been known to contribute to its pathology. Variations in several genes have been found to be associated with risk for developing DR in different populations… CONTINUE READING