Funding for this research was provided by:
Retina France (N/A)
PROMEX STIFTUNG FÜR DIE FORSCHUNG (NA)
UNADEV (UNADEV 17UU113-00)
Received: 14 August 2019
Accepted: 21 November 2019
First Online: 3 January 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: PBMCs were isolated from heparinized venous blood from healthy volunteer individuals. In accordance with the Declaration of Helsinki, volunteers provided written and informed consent for the human monocyte expression studies, which were approved by the Centre national d’Ophtalmologie des Quinze-Vingts hospital (Paris, France) ethics committees (no. 913572). All animal manipulations were performed in accordance with the association for research in vision and ophthalmology (ARVO) Statement for the Use of Animals in Ophthalmic and Vision Research and approved by local animal care committee.
: Not applicable
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.