Research in Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

  • Abbreviation: Res. Pharm. Biotech.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2324
  • DOI: 10.5897/RPB
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 43

Table of Content: January-June 2021; 8(1)

June 2021

Effect of puerarin on glutamine synthetase activity in rat retina following acute intraocular hypertension

This study was conducted to demonstrate whether puerarin regulates glutamine synthetase (GS) activity following intraocular hypertension and has therapeutic potential in ophthalmology for the protection of optic nerves in patients with glaucoma. This study used a Wistar rat model of acute closed-angle glaucoma to investigate the effect of puerarin on GS activity in rat retina following intraocular hypertension. Acute...

Author(s): Junfu Zhang#, Jason Ashworth, Jing Xu, Xuenong Xu, Nessar Ahmed, Mark Slevin, and Donghui Liu,#