Book 2005

Macular Degeneration


ISBN: 978-3-540-20058-1 (Print) 978-3-540-26977-9 (Online)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XVII

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-23

    Organization of the Adult Primate Fovea

  3. Chapter

    Pages 25-44

    Immunology and Age-Related Macular Degeneration

  4. Chapter

    Pages 45-62

    Photoreceptor Degeneration in Aging and Age-Related Maculopathy

  5. Chapter

    Pages 63-78

    Genes and Age-Related Macular Degeneration

  6. Chapter

    Pages 79-101

    Epidemiology of Age-Related Macular Degeneration

  7. Chapter

    Pages 103-112

    Prevalence and Risk Factors for Age-Related Macular Degeneration in China

  8. Chapter

    Pages 113-121

    Experimental Models of Macular Degeneration

  9. Chapter

    Pages 123-148

    Transporters and Oxidative Stress in AMD

  10. Chapter

    Pages 149-165

    Photoreceptor Stability and Degeneration in Mammalian Retina: Lessons from the Edge

  11. Chapter

    Pages 167-200

    Clinical Strategies for Diagnosis and Treatment of AMD: Implications from Research

  12. Back Matter

    Pages 201-202