Retinal Degeneration

Known as: degeneration retina, Degenerations, Retinal, Degeneration, Retinal 
A retrogressive pathological change in the retina, focal or generalized, caused by genetic defects, inflammation, trauma, vascular disease, or aging… (More)
National Institutes of Health

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1937-2018
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Genetically encoded optical neuromodulators create an opportunity for circuit-specific intervention in neurological diseases. One… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
PURPOSE Early visual defects in degenerative diseases such as retinitis pigmentosa (RP) may arise from phased remodeling of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Neurotrophic factors are agents with a promising ability to retard progression of neurodegenerative diseases and are effective in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Many photoreceptor degenerations initially affect rods, secondarily leading to cone death. It has long been assumed that the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Many gaps exist in our knowledge of human retinal microglia in health and disease. We address the hypothesis that primary death… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Mutation of a receptor tyrosine kinase gene, Mertk, in the Royal College of Surgeons (RCS) rat results in defective phagocytosis… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
PURPOSE To examine the protective effect of a number of survival factors on degenerating photoreceptors in mutant mice with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
PURPOSE To investigate the possibility that cell death in retinal detachment may occur by reactivation of apoptotic programmed… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
MICE homozygous for the rd mutation display hereditary retinal degeneration and the classic rd lines serve as a model for human… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
NUMEROUS inherited retinal degenerations exist in animals and humans, in which photoreceptors inexplicably degenerate and… (More)
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