"Lipofuscin" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A naturally occurring lipid pigment with histochemical characteristics similar to ceroid. It accumulates in various normal tissues and apparently increases in quantity with age.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Lipofuscin" by people in Profiles.
Altered photoreceptor metabolism in mouse causes late stage age-related macular degeneration-like pathologies. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2020 06 09; 117(23):13094-13104.
A1120, a nonretinoid RBP4 antagonist, inhibits formation of cytotoxic bisretinoids in the animal model of enhanced retinal lipofuscinogenesis. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2013 Jan 07; 54(1):85-95.
DNA nanoparticle-mediated ABCA4 delivery rescues Stargardt dystrophy in mice. J Clin Invest. 2012 Sep; 122(9):3221-6.
Increased cone sensitivity to ABCA4 deficiency provides insight into macular vision loss in Stargardt's dystrophy. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2012 Jul; 1822(7):1169-79.
Photocytotoxicity of lipofuscin in human retinal pigment epithelial cells. Free Radic Biol Med. 2001 Jul 15; 31(2):256-65.
Clinicopathological problems of the local tissue effect of copper-containing IUDs. II. Electron-microscopic study of the endometrial scraping. Acta Chir Hung. 1989; 30(2):133-8.