A R Wielgus

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Comparison of A2E cytotoxicity and phototoxicity with all-trans-retinal in human retinal pigment epithelial cells
    Albert R Wielgus
    Laboratory of Pharmacology, NIEHS, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Photochem Photobiol 86:781-91. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Blue light induced A2E oxidation in rat eyes--experimental animal model of dry AMD
    A R Wielgus
    Laboratory of Pharmacology, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Photochem Photobiol Sci 9:1505-12. 2010

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. pmc Comparison of A2E cytotoxicity and phototoxicity with all-trans-retinal in human retinal pigment epithelial cells
    Albert R Wielgus
    Laboratory of Pharmacology, NIEHS, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Photochem Photobiol 86:781-91. 2010
    ..The endogenous production of A2E may serve as a protective mechanism to prevent damage to the retina by free all-trans-retinal...
  2. doi request reprint Blue light induced A2E oxidation in rat eyes--experimental animal model of dry AMD
    A R Wielgus
    Laboratory of Pharmacology, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Photochem Photobiol Sci 9:1505-12. 2010
    ..This effect may partially explain the association between blue light induced retinal injury and macular degeneration...