Vaccinium Uliginosum L. fractions protect against blue light induced retinal damage in ARPE-19 cells
- At: 2016 FIP Congress in Buenos Aires (Argentina)
- Type: Poster
- By: CHOUNG, Se-Young (College of Pharmacy, Kyung Hee University, Life and Nanopharmaceutical Science of Pharmacy, Seoul, Korea, Republic Of)
- Co-author(s): Bom-Lee Lee:Life and Nanopharmaceutical Science of Pharmacy,College of Pharmacy, Kyung Hee University,Seoul,Korea, Republic Of|Se-Young Choung:
Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) is a disease that induces loss of sight by secondary death of photoreceptor cells with degeneration of the retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) cells. Even if the pathology of AMD is still unclear, recent study showed that blue light causes cell death in A2E-laden RPE cell. Vaccinium uliginosum L. (V.U), known as.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.