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Compound In Red Wine, Grapes Seen As Possible Treatment For Eye Diseases

Friday, July 16th, 2010
Researchers have discovered that a compound that can be found in red wine and grapes may also have the potential to treat eye diseases such as age related macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy. A compound known as resveratrol, usually found at high levels in grape skin and at low levels in blueberries, peanuts and other plant-based foods, has long been known as an anti-cancer agent from previous studies. Th