Glucocorticoids suppress corneal lymphangiogenesis.


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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