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VEGF is a substance made by cells that stimulates new blood vessel formation. Also called vascular endothelial growth factor.
Study reveals why hypoglycemic episodes worsen diabetic retinopathy

Study reveals why hypoglycemic episodes worsen diabetic retinopathy

Sex-specific patterns of cytokine activation in the hippocampus post-immunological challenge

Sex-specific patterns of cytokine activation in the hippocampus post-immunological challenge

How does the brain change with age?

How does the brain change with age?

What are the effects of prenatal exposure to alcohol and marijuana on fetal development?

What are the effects of prenatal exposure to alcohol and marijuana on fetal development?

Mediterranean diet may benefit health in part by incorporating moderate wine consumption

Mediterranean diet may benefit health in part by incorporating moderate wine consumption

Is platelet-rich plasma therapy beneficial in treating chronic respiratory disease?

Is platelet-rich plasma therapy beneficial in treating chronic respiratory disease?

Age-related macular degeneration reported to confer higher risk of severe SARS-CoV-2 infection

Age-related macular degeneration reported to confer higher risk of severe SARS-CoV-2 infection

NIH scientists use patient stem cells and 3D bioprinting to produce eye tissue

NIH scientists use patient stem cells and 3D bioprinting to produce eye tissue

Research uncovers a new way to boost the effectiveness of RNA therapies

Research uncovers a new way to boost the effectiveness of RNA therapies

Study proposes a new concept for treating COVID-19 associated weight loss

Study proposes a new concept for treating COVID-19 associated weight loss

Study shows how dietary saturated/trans fats promote liver tumorigenesis

Study shows how dietary saturated/trans fats promote liver tumorigenesis

Beyond vaccines: emerging technologies capable of unlocking the promise of biologically targeted mRNA therapeutics

Beyond vaccines: emerging technologies capable of unlocking the promise of biologically targeted mRNA therapeutics

Exploring SARS-CoV-2-associated endothelial dysfunction

Exploring SARS-CoV-2-associated endothelial dysfunction

Combination of three existing drugs extends survival in mouse models of lethal brain cancer

Combination of three existing drugs extends survival in mouse models of lethal brain cancer

Is aspirin linked to higher rates of survival for cancer patients?

Is aspirin linked to higher rates of survival for cancer patients?

Father of modern corneal science honored with the 2022 António Champalimaud Vision Award

Father of modern corneal science honored with the 2022 António Champalimaud Vision Award

Fruquintinib provides survival benefits for patients with refractory metastatic colorectal cancer

Fruquintinib provides survival benefits for patients with refractory metastatic colorectal cancer

A stepped regimen of anti-VEFG drugs leads to good vision outcomes in diabetic macular edema

A stepped regimen of anti-VEFG drugs leads to good vision outcomes in diabetic macular edema

Moffitt researchers discover how YAP1 protein contributes to angiogenesis in cancers

Moffitt researchers discover how YAP1 protein contributes to angiogenesis in cancers

Fourth-generation vaping devices display a mix of cellular biomarkers indicative of immune suppression

Fourth-generation vaping devices display a mix of cellular biomarkers indicative of immune suppression