About the Authors

Laura Pertl

Affiliation Department of Ophthalmology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria

Sabine Kern

Affiliation Institute of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria

Martin Weger

Affiliation Department of Ophthalmology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria

Silke Hausberger

Affiliation Department of Ophthalmology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria

Markus Trieb

Affiliation Institute of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria

Vanessa Gasser-Steiner

Affiliation Department of Ophthalmology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria

Anton Haas

Affiliation Department of Ophthalmology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria

Hubert Scharnagl

Affiliation Clinical Institute of Medical and Chemical Laboratory Diagnostics, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria

Akos Heinemann

Affiliation Institute of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria

Gunther Marsche

gunther.marsche@medunigraz.at

Affiliation Institute of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: LP MW VG A. Haas A. Heinemann GM. Performed the experiments: SK MT HS. Analyzed the data: LP SK GM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SK MT A. Heinemann GM HS. Wrote the paper: LP MW SH MT VG A. Haas A. Heinemann GM.