The Reduction of Serum Soluble Flt-1 in AMD
Title: The Reduction of Serum Soluble Flt-1 in AMD
Author: Tina Mamalis
Keywords/Main Subjects: Soluble Flt-1, AMD, Neovascularization, Anti-VEGF
Diagnosis: Age-related Macular Degeneration
Brief Description: This is a research presentation of the role of soluble Flt-1 and VEGF in the pathogenesis of exudative macular degeneration. A search for serum, soluble biomarkers is presented and the factor sFLT-1 is discussed. The levels of sFLT-1 in AMD and neovascular AMD are discussed.
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds