Browsing by Author "Kaarniranta Kai"
Cellular Senescence in Age-Related Macular Degeneration: Can Autophagy and DNA Damage Response Play a Role? Blasiak Janusz; Piechota Malgorzata; Pawlowska Elzbieta; Szatkowska Magdalena; Sikora Ewa; Kaarniranta Kai (Hindawi Limited, 2017)Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the main reason of blindness in developed countries. Aging is the main AMD risk factor. Oxidative stress, inflammation and some genetic factors play a role in AMD pathogenesis. AMD ...info:eu-repo/semantics/article
Depletion of the Third Complement Component Ameliorates Age-Dependent Oxidative Stress and Positively Modulates Autophagic Activity in Aged Retinas in a Mouse Model Roginska Dorota; Kawa Milosz P; Pius-Sadowska Ewa; Lejkowska Renata; Luczkowska Karolina; Wiszniewska Barbara; Kaarniranta Kai; Paterno Jussi J; Schmidt Christian A; Machalinski Boguslaw; Machalinska Anna (Hindawi Limited, 2017)The aim of the study was to investigate the influence of complement component C3 global depletion on the biological structure and function of the aged retina. In vivo morphology (OCT), electrophysiological function (ERG), ...info:eu-repo/semantics/article
Visual processing in patients with age-related macular degeneration performing a face detection test Vottonen Pasi; Kaarniranta Kai; Pääkkönen Ari; Tarkka Ina M (Dove Medical Press Ltd., 2017)Purpose: People with age-related macular degeneration (AMD) have difficulties in familiar face recognition and facial expression discrimination. Our aim was to evaluate the visual processing of faces in AMD patients and ...info:eu-repo/semantics/article