Topical Administration of Somatostatin Prevents Retinal Neurodegeneration in Experimental Diabetes

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FIG. 4.
FIG. 4.

A: Representative images of apoptosis in the retina from a control rat, a diabetic rat treated with vehicle eye drops (Diabetes-sham), and a diabetic rat treated with SST eye drops (Diabetes-SST). B: Percentage of apoptotic cells in the whole retina and in the retinal layers in each group. Results are expressed as means ± SD. INL, inner nuclear layer. *P < 0.05 in comparison with control and diabetic SST treatment groups. Scale bar = 50 μm.

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  1. Diabetes vol. 62 no. 7 2569-2578