Tetracycline-family antibiotics may offer early diagnostic for degenerative eye disease

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A paper published in the Journal of Biomedical Optics (JBO), "Imaging hydroxyapatite in sub-retinal pigment epithelial deposits by fluorescence lifetime imaging microscopy with tetracycline staining," demonstrates a potential new diagnostic option for catching a degenerative eye disease in its earliest stages.

Period21 Apr 2020

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  • TitleTetracycline-family antibiotics may offer early diagnostic for degenerative eye disease
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletEurekAlert
    Media typeWeb
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date21/04/2020
    DescriptionA paper published in the Journal of Biomedical Optics (JBO), "Imaging hydroxyapatite in sub-retinal pigment epithelial deposits by fluorescence lifetime imaging microscopy with tetracycline staining," demonstrates a potential new diagnostic option for catching a degenerative eye disease in its earliest stages.
    URLhttps://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2020-04/ssfo-tam042120.php
    PersonsImre Lengyel