Determinants of Macular Pigment: The Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing (TILDA).
Document Type Article
J.M Nolan et al., Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci, DOI: 10.1167/iovs.11-9367. (2012)
PURPOSE. The three carotenoids lutein, zeaxanthin, and meso-zeaxanthin, are found at the macula and referred to as macular pigment (MP). This study was undertaken to investigate determinants of MP in a large randomly selected sample from the Republic of Ireland (as part of The Irish Longitudinal Study