Translating Biology into Therapy: From Understanding Vascular Demarcations to Restoring Them
Title: Translating Biology into Therapy: From Understanding Vascular Demarcations to Restoring Them
Author: Balamurali K. Ambati, PhD, MD
Keywords/Main Subjects: Angiogenesis; VEGF; Flt-1; CNV; ARMD; Vascular zoning; Targeted nanoparticles
Brief Description: This is a research presentation about angiogenesis and corneal and retinal neovascularization and the role of Flt-1 in that angiogenesis. It also discusses the possibilities of modifying FLT-1 pathways using RGD targeted nanoparticles to decrease CNV.
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds