The role of advanced glycation end products in retinal ageing and disease.

@article{Glenn2009TheRO,
  title={The role of advanced glycation end products in retinal ageing and disease.},
  author={Josephine V. Glenn and Alan W. Stitt},
  journal={Biochimica et biophysica acta},
  year={2009},
  volume={1790 10},
  pages={1109-16}
}
The retina is exposed to a lifetime of potentially damaging environmental and physiological factors that make the component cells exquisitely sensitive to age-related processes. Retinal ageing is complex and a raft of abnormalities can accumulate in all layers of the retina. Some of this pathology serves as a sinister preamble to serious conditions such as… CONTINUE READING