Study Examines Genetics, Incidence Of Age-Related Macular Degeneration

A report that describes the relationship of age and risk alleles (variant gene forms) with the incidence and progression of age-related macular degeneration (AMD) during a 20-year period suggests that the overall five-year incidence of early AMD was 9.1 percent and late AMD was 1.6 percent, according to an article published Online First by Archives of Ophthalmology, a JAMA Network publication…
Source: Eye Health / Blindness News