Human complement factor H and factor H-like protein 1 are expressed in human retinal pigment epithelial cells.

Weinberger AW, Eddahabi C, Carstesen D, Zipfel PF, Walter P, Skerka C (2014) Human complement factor H and factor H-like protein 1 are expressed in human retinal pigment epithelial cells. Ophthalmic Res 51(2), 59-66. PubMed

Abstract

A common haplotype in the gene for the regulator of the alternative pathway of complement activation factor H has been linked to individual predisposition to age- related macular degeneration (AMD).

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doi: 10.1159/000351624 PMID: 24280833