Nimodipine inhibits N-methyl-N-nitrosourea-induced retinal photoreceptor apoptosis in vivo.

TitleNimodipine inhibits N-methyl-N-nitrosourea-induced retinal photoreceptor apoptosis in vivo.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsWang D, Wang Z, Li Y, Chen X, Sun GY
JournalIndian journal of pharmacology
Volume45
Issue2
Pagination149-54
Date Published2013 Mar-Apr
Abstract

The purpose of the present study was to investigate the effect of nimodipine (NMD), a calcium channel blocker, on N-methyl-N-nitrosourea (MNU)-induced retinal degeneration.

DOI10.1371/journal.pone.0064310
Alternate JournalIndian J Pharmacol