Mitochondrial oxidative stress initiates visual loss in sympathetic ophthalmia

@article{Kaneko2012MitochondrialOS,
  title={Mitochondrial oxidative stress initiates visual loss in sympathetic ophthalmia},
  author={Yutaka Kaneko and Narsing Adupa Rao},
  journal={Japanese Journal of Ophthalmology},
  year={2012},
  volume={56},
  pages={191-197}
}
The visual loss that occurs with sympathetic ophthalmia (SO) in the absence of recognizable retinal damage and inflammatory cell infiltration is an enigma. Experimental autoimmune uveoretinitis (EAU) is an animal model used to study human endogenous uveitis. Both innate and adaptive immune responses have been well studied in the photoreceptor damage… CONTINUE READING