Targeted delivery of brain-derived neurotrophic factor for the treatment of blindness and deafness

Abstract

Neurodegenerative causes of blindness and deafness possess a major challenge in their clinical management as proper treatment guidelines have not yet been found. Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) has been established as a promising therapy against neurodegenerative disorders including hearing and visual loss. Unfortunately, the blood-retinal barrier… (More)
DOI: 10.2147/IJN.S77480

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