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Paper of note in Science Translational Medicine 9 (373)

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Science Signaling  24 Jan 2017:
Vol. 10, Issue 463, eaam8057
DOI: 10.1126/scisignal.aam8057

This week’s paper describes a drug that inhibits multiple growth factor pathways and may effectively treat patients with retinopathies.


A better drug for diseases of the retina

An integrin-binding peptide derived from collagen IV prevents ligand-induced activation of multiple tyrosine kinase receptors and strongly suppresses ocular neovascularization and vascular leakage.

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