Norgestrel may be a potential therapy for retinal degenerations.

  title={Norgestrel may be a potential therapy for retinal degenerations.},
  author={Francesca Doonan and Thomas G Cotter},
  journal={Expert opinion on investigational drugs},
  volume={21 5},
Retinal degenerations cover a broad spectrum of diseases, retinitis pigmentosa being the most common inherited retinal degeneration. It remains an untreatable disorder, partly owing to its genetic complexity and variability. Gene therapies, stem cell transplantation and administration of slow release growth factors are some of the treatments currently under development for the treatment of this disease. More recently, steroid hormones, now known to have functions within the CNS aside from their… CONTINUE READING
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