Diabetic retinopathy, the most frequent complication of diabetes and leading cause of vision loss, involves vascular and neural damage in the retina. Insulin and IGF-1 signaling are now shown (see the related article beginning on page 1835) to contribute to retinal neovascularization, in part, by modulating the expression of various vascular mediators.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of Clinical Investigation|
|State||Published - Jun 2003|
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