Excitotoxins: a possible new mechanism for the pathogenesis of ischemic retinal damage

Arch Ophthalmol. 1989 Mar;107(3):339-41. doi: 10.1001/archopht.1989.01070010349021.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Animals
  • Aspartic Acid / metabolism
  • Aspartic Acid / physiology
  • Cats
  • Cells, Cultured
  • Glutamates / metabolism
  • Glutamates / physiology
  • Humans
  • Ischemia / etiology*
  • Mice
  • Neurons / drug effects
  • Neurotoxins / antagonists & inhibitors
  • Neurotoxins / physiology*
  • Neurotransmitter Agents / antagonists & inhibitors
  • Neurotransmitter Agents / physiology
  • Photoreceptor Cells / metabolism
  • Rabbits
  • Rats
  • Retinal Diseases / etiology
  • Retinal Vessels*

Substances

  • Glutamates
  • Neurotoxins
  • Neurotransmitter Agents
  • Aspartic Acid