Cibinetide improves corneal nerve fiber abundance in patients with sarcoidosis-associated small nerve fiber loss and neuropathic pain Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cornea
  • Nerve Fibers
  • Neuralgia
  • Oligopeptides
  • Sarcoidosis

abstract

  • Cibinetide significantly increased small nerve fiber abundance in the cornea and skin, consistent with a disease modifying effect. The relationships between CNFA and other clinical measures of disease support its use as a surrogate endpoint to assess potential disease modifying therapies for neuropathy.

publication date

  • May 2017

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1167/iovs.16-21291

PubMed ID

  • 28475703

Additional Document Info

start page

  • BIO52

end page

  • BIO60

volume

  • 58

number

  • 6