Glucocorticoids suppress corneal lymphangiogenesis.

Abstract

PURPOSE To determine whether glucocorticoids suppress corneal lymphatic vessel growth (lymphangiogenesis) or induce lymphatic vessel regression. METHODS We measured human lymphatic endothelial cell proliferation and collagen-induced tubulogenesis in culture conditions with and without dexamethasone, a potent glucocorticoid. We developed a modification of… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/ICO.0b013e318213f39f

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