Research progress of IL-6 and diabetic retinopathy

Qiu-Yu Lu, Cai-Rui Li, Shu-Guang Sun
2015 Guoji Yanke Zazhi  
In recent years, the number of patients with diabetes increase rapidly.Diabetic retinopathy(DR), one of the complications of diabetes, is also the important aspect of current and future prevention of blindness in our country. Now, more and more scholar have noticed the important role of immune inflammation in the pathogenesis of diabetic retinopathy. In this article, we reviewed the role of interleukin-6(IL-6)in diabetic retinopathy.
doi:10.3980/j.issn.1672-5123.2015.1.14 doaj:fbeb5e83816047d69588a2f7bafeef07 fatcat:wc5wkltqsjfrtp23hncrdcm5ta