Once thought to be a quiescent process, elimination of damaged cells by professional phagocytes is now understood to modulate metabolite availability within tissues. A new study reveals that the retinal pigment epithelium serves as a local source of insulin after engulfment of damaged photoreceptors.
|Original language||English (US)|
|State||Published - Apr 10 2023|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
- Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)