Tempol promising for retinitis pigmentosa as increased expression of catalase and superoxide dismutase 2 reduces cone cell death.
Mol Ther. 2009 May;17(5):778-86. Increased expression of catalase and superoxide dismutase 2 reduces cone cell death in retinitis pigmentosa. Usui S1, Komeima K, Lee SY, Jo YJ, Ueno S, Rogers BS, Wu Z, Shen J, Lu L, Oveson BC, Rabinovitch PS, Campochiaro PA. 1Department of Ophthalmology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287-9277, […]Take a Tour
TEMPOL facilitated the development of the deep vascular layer before neural degeneration occurs in retinal degeneration (rd1) mice.
Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2014 Mar;252(3):411-6 Oxidative stress retards vascular development before neural degeneration occurs in retinal degeneration rd1 mice. Fukuda S1, Ohneda O, Oshika T. 1Department of Ophthalmology, Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Tsukuba, 1-1-1 Tennodai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, 305-8575, Japan Abstract PURPOSE: To investigate the role of reactive oxygen species (ROS) in […]Take a Tour