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Mitchell, "Dietary fatty acids and the 5-year incidence of age-related maculopathy
," Archives of Ophthalmology, vol.
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The company's Zanthin astaxanthin was used as a part of the CARMIS (Carotenoids and Antioxidants in Age-Related Maculopathy
Italian Study), which showed the role of carotenoids including astaxanthin in improving central vision health.
is the leading cause of vision loss among adults in developed countries, and its prevalence is expected to double over the next decade (Congdon et al., 2004; Friedman et al., 2004).
The low frequency of age-related maculopathy
in populations of African origin has been confirmed in other studies as well as in our previous reports (64-67).
Their consumption has been found to be beneficial in preventing or alleviating a broad range of ailments, including asthma, arthritis, osteoporosis, diabetes, multiple sclerosis, hypertension, migraine headaches, certain cancers, age-related maculopathy
(ARM) and some kidney diseases.
Genetic risk of age-related maculopathy
. Population-based familial aggregation study.