The blood-retinal barrier [electronic resource] / José Cunha-Vaz.Material type: FilmSeries: Henry Stewart talksBiomedical & life sciences collection. Biology of the eye: Publisher: London : Henry Stewart Talks, 2016Description: 1 online resource (1 streaming video file (18 min.) : color, sound)Subject(s): Biological transport | Capillaries -- Permeability | Cell membrane permeability | Diabetic retinopathy | Retina -- Blood-vessels -- Diseases | Retina -- Blood-vessels -- Permeability | Retina -- Metabolism | Biological Transport -- physiology | Blood-Retinal Barrier -- physiology | Cell Polarity | Diabetic Retinopathy -- physiopathology | Eye -- pathology | Eye -- physiology | Fluorometry -- methods | Macular Edema -- physiopathology | Retinal Diseases | Retinal Pigment Epithelium -- blood supply | Retinal Vessels -- physiopathologyOnline resources: Click here to access online | Series
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Contents: Two major components for the blood-retinal barrier -- Blood-ocular barriers and main fluid movements -- Tight-junctions in retinal vessels -- Inner blood-retinal barrier -- Outer blood-retinal barrier -- Transport mechanisms -- The concept of cell polarity at the BRB -- Major types of transport mechanisms -- Clinical evaluation of the BRB -- Alteration of the BRB in retinal disease -- Diabetic macular edema -- BRB and treatments of retinal diseases.
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