Retinovitreal neovascularization in the Royal College of Surgeons rat.

Retinovitreal blood vessels, which we have previously reported in the dystrophic retinas of approximately 20% of older (greater than 15 months of age) spontaneously hypertensive (SHR) rats, also occur in about 20% of retinal dystrophic Royal College of Surgeons (RCS) rats greater than 1 year of age. We have demonstrated previously that these vessels, in the… CONTINUE READING