Likely new treatment target identified for diabetic retinopathy -- MEDICA - World Forum for Medicine

Likely new treatment target identified for diabetic retinopathy

10/11/2017

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In oxygen-compromising conditions like diabetes, the body grows new blood vessels to help, but the result is often leaky, dysfunctional vessels that make bad matters worse.