There are two forms of the condition. Most cases start as the most common type so called ‘dry’ macular degeneration in which the macula is thought to age and become thin, with yellow deposits of hyaline material called drusen forming in the macula. About 10 to 15% of people with dry AMD go onto develop the other form ‘wet’ AMD in which new blood vessels grow beneath the retina.
Interestingly, this interaction is hypothesized to underlie meningococcal tropism for the central nervous system (CNS). There are two isoforms of laminin receptor; monomeric 37 kDa laminin receptor precursor (37 LRP) and mature 67 kDa laminin receptor (67 LR). The relationship between the 67 LR and its precursor 37 LRP is not completely understood, but previous observations have suggested that 37 LRP can undergo homo and/or hetero dimerization with Galectin 3 (Gal 3) to form mature 67 LR.
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