Researchers home in on genes linked to age-related macular degeneration

Monday, February 11, 2019 - 20:10 in Health & Medicine

Scientists have zeroed in on genes associated with age-related macular degeneration (AMD), a leading cause of vision loss and blindness among people age 65 and older. These findings provide a more expanded and in-depth picture of the genetic contributions to AMD, and they present new pathways for treatment development.

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