Effect of adipose tissue-derived inflammatory and proangiogenic cytokines on proliferative diabetic retinopathy


YABANOGLU D. A. , Tan C. S. , KADAYIFÇILAR S. , Eldem B., KARAHAN S.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF BIOCHEMISTRY-TURK BIYOKIMYA DERGISI, vol.39, no.4, pp.495-502, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 39 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.5505/tjb.2014.38039
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF BIOCHEMISTRY-TURK BIYOKIMYA DERGISI
  • Page Numbers: pp.495-502

Abstract

Objective: To determine the vitreous and serum concentrations of TNF-alpha, IL-6, VEGF, IL-1 beta, IL-8, IL-17, MCP-1, IL-1Ra, IL-10 in patients with proliferative diabetic retinopathy (PDR) and to investigate the effect of adipose tissue on the pathogenesis of PDR.