Age-related macular degeneration 3

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Age-related macular degeneration 3

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The terms "Age-related macular degeneration 3" returned 15 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Toll-like receptor 3 polymorphism is not associated with neovascular age-related macular degeneration and polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy in the Chinese.
 

Author(s): Y Cheng, M W Li, H P Li, W T Zeng, P Zhou, L Z Huang, X X Li, Y Y Sun

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Toll-like receptor 3 (TLR3) variants in mainland northern Chinese patients with polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy (PCV) and neovascular age-related macular degeneration (nAMD) were investigated. The complete genes of TLR3, including all exons and the promoter region, were assessed ...

Last Updated: 18 Feb 2014

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Increase in peripheral blood mononuclear cell Toll-like receptor 2/3 expression and reactivity to their ligands in a cohort of patients with wet age-related macular degeneration.
 

Author(s): Yi Zhu, Liang Liang, Dan Qian, Hongsong Yu, Peizeng Yang, Bo Lei, Hui Peng

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To investigate Toll-like receptor (TLR) expression and reactivity in patients with the wet form age-related macular degeneration (AMD).

Last Updated: 15 Aug 2013

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Does matrix metalloproteinase-3 polymorphism play a role in age-related macular degeneration in patients with myocardial infarction?
 

Author(s): Rasa Liutkevičienė, Diana Žaliaduonytė-Pekšienė, Dalia Žaliūnienė, Olivija Gustienė, Vytautas Jašinskas, Vaiva Lesauskaitė, Abdonas Tamošiūnas, Remigijus Žaliūnas

Journal: Medicina (Kaunas). 2012 ;48(8):404-9.

 

The aim of our study was to determine if the genotype of the matrix metalloproteinase-3 (MMP-3) gene might carry the risk of age-related macular degeneration (ARMD) in patients with myocardial infarction.

Last Updated: 6 Nov 2012

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The terms "Age-related macular degeneration 3" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Systematic review and meta-analysis of the association between complement component 3 and age-related macular degeneration: a HuGE review and meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Ammarin Thakkinstian, Gareth J McKay, Mark McEvoy, Usha Chakravarthy, Subhabrata Chakrabarti, Giuliana Silvestri, Inderjeet Kaur, Xiaoxin Li, John Attia

Journal: Am. J. Epidemiol.. 2011 Jun;173(12):1365-79.

 

The authors performed a meta-analysis to estimate the magnitude of polymorphism effects for the complement component C3 gene (C3) and their possible mode of action on age-related macular degeneration (AMD). The meta-analysis included 16 and 7 studies for rs2230199 and rs1047286, respectively. ...

Last Updated: 7 Jun 2011

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Omega 6:Omega 3 Ratio and Progression of Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD).
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Age-related Macular Degeneration

 

Last Updated: 26 Aug 2012

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