Bestrophinopathy: An RPE-photoreceptor interface disease

Volume: 58, Pages: 70 - 88
Published: May 1, 2017
Abstract
Bestrophinopathies, one of the most common forms of inherited macular degenerations, are caused by mutations in the BEST1 gene expressed in the retinal pigment epithelium (RPE). Both human and canine BEST1-linked maculopathies are characterized by abnormal accumulation of autofluorescent material within RPE cells and bilateral macular or multifocal lesions; however, the specific mechanism leading to the formation of these lesions remains...
Paper Details
Title
Bestrophinopathy: An RPE-photoreceptor interface disease
Published Date
May 1, 2017
Volume
58
Pages
70 - 88
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