Retinal Microglia: Just Bystander or Target for Therapy ?
Köln, Germany. In Prog Retin Eye Res, 01 Jan 2015
These include rare hereditary retinopathies such as retinitis pigmentosa and X-linked juvenile retinoschisis but also comprise more common multifactorial retinal diseases such as age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma, and uveitis as well as neurological disorders with ocular manifestation.
Biology of retinoschisin.
Bethesda, United States. In Adv Exp Med Biol, 2011
RS1 is needed for preservation of synaptic structures but not synaptogenesis in retinoschisis model.
[Retinal detachment in children: differential diagnosis and current therapy].
Leipzig, Germany. In Klin Monbl Augenheilkd, 2008
Associated conditions include hereditary vitreoretinal disorders (e. g., morbus Stickler, X-linked juvenile retinoschisis, Marfan syndrome, familiär exsudative vitreoretinopathy), malformations (e. g., persistent hyperplastic primary vitreous, coloboma) and retinal detachment following cataract surgery.
Duplication and amplification of toxin genes in Vibrio cholerae.
In Cell, 1983
The variation in size among these large tandem duplications was due to a difference in the copy number of a smaller, 2.7 kb, tandemly repeated sequence (RS1) that is located at the novel joint of these duplications, as well as upstream and downstream of ctx.