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Nitric oxide synthase-2 in human optic nerve head astrocytes induced by elevated pressure in vitro.

Authors
  • Liu, B
  • Neufeld, A H
Type
Published Article
Journal
Archives of Ophthalmology
Publisher
American Medical Association
Publication Date
Feb 01, 2001
Volume
119
Issue
2
Pages
240–245
Identifiers
PMID: 11176986
Source
Medline
License
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Abstract

In glaucoma, the appearance of the neurodestructive NOS-2 in astrocytes of the optic nerve head may be a primary response to elevated intraocular pressure, in vivo, and therefore damaging to the axons of the retinal ganglion cells.

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