Recent Publications

UW-Madison Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences was ranked #1 in publication productivity per faculty member in academic ophthalmology out of all ophthalmology departments in the US in 2016.

The pupil constriction to light is associated with cognitive measures in middle-aged and older adults.

Mar 10 2022

PubMed ID: 35267180 Author(s): Chen Y, Hetzel S, Pinto AA, Paulsen AJ, Schubert CR, Hancock LM, Klein BE, Merten N, Cruickshanks KJ. The pupil constriction to light is associated with cognitive measures in middle-aged and…

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Intraocular accommodative movements in monkeys; relationship to presbyopia.

Mar 10 2022

PubMed ID: 35283107 Author(s): Croft MA, Nork TM, Heatley G, Mcdonald JP, Katz A, Kaufman PL. Intraocular accommodative movements in monkeys; relationship to presbyopia. Exp Eye Res. 2022 Mar 10:109029. doi: 10.1016/j.exer.2022.109029. [Epub ahead of…

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Association of plasma ω-3 fatty acids with early age-related macular degeneration in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA).

Mar 09 2022

PubMed ID: 35271555 Author(s): Karger AB, Guan W, Nomura SO, Weir NL, Klein BEK, Burke GL, Johnson WC, Tsai MY. Association of plasma ω-3 fatty acids with early age-related macular degeneration in the Multi-Ethnic Study…

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Cone photoreceptors in human stem cell-derived retinal organoids demonstrate intrinsic light responses that mimic those of primate fovea.

Mar 03 2022

PubMed ID: 35245468 Author(s): Saha A, Capowski E, Fernandez Zepeda MA, Nelson EC, Gamm DM, Sinha R. Cone photoreceptors in human stem cell-derived retinal organoids demonstrate intrinsic light responses that mimic those of primate fovea.…

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A20 Attenuates the Fibrotic Response in the Trabecular Meshwork.

Feb 09 2022

PubMed ID: 35216043 Author(s): Mzyk P, Zalog EG, McDowell CM. A20 Attenuates the Fibrotic Response in the Trabecular Meshwork. Int J Mol Sci. 2022 Feb 9;23(4). pii: 1928. doi: 10.3390/ijms23041928. PMID 35216043 Journal: International Journal…

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Glaucoma Cascade Screening in a High-risk Afro-Caribbean Haitian Population: A Pilot Study.

Feb 08 2022

PubMed ID: 35131981 Author(s): Chang TC, Celestin L, Hodapp EA, Grajewski AL, Junk A, Rothman AL, Duerr ERH, Swaminathan SS, Gedde SJ, Young TL, Wiggs J, Olivier MMG, Quintanilla R, Arrieta E, Savatovsky EJ, Vanner…

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Impact of COVID-19 Restrictions on Retinal Detachment: A Multicenter Experience.

Feb 07 2022

PubMed ID: 35144021 Author(s): Jung JJ, Chang JS, Oellers PR, Ali MH, Do BK, Tseng JJ, Roizenblatt R, Muni RH, Weng CY, Oakey ZB, Tsao SW, Rofagha S, Chan X; Young Retina Forum, Hoang QV.…

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pH-Responsive Polymer Nanoparticles for Efficient Delivery of Cas9 Ribonucleoprotein With or Without Donor DNA.

Feb 04 2022

PubMed ID: 35119139 Author(s): Xie R, Wang X, Wang Y, Ye M, Zhao Y, Yandell BS, Gong S. pH-Responsive Polymer Nanoparticles for Efficient Delivery of Cas9 Ribonucleoprotein With or Without Donor DNA. Adv Mater. 2022…

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Consensus Recommendation for Mouse Models of Ocular Hypertension to Study Aqueous Humor Outflow and Its Mechanisms.

Feb 01 2022

PubMed ID: 35129590 Author(s): McDowell CM, Kizhatil K, Elliott MH, Overby DR, van Batenburg-Sherwood J, Millar JC, Kuehn MH, Zode G, Acott TS, Anderson MG, Bhattacharya SK, Bertrand JA, Borras T, Bovenkamp DE, Cheng L,…

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Ultrasound-activable piezoelectric membranes for accelerating wound healing.

Feb 01 2022

PubMed ID: 34919105 Author(s): Shi X, Chen Y, Zhao Y, Ye M, Zhang S, Gong S. Ultrasound-activable piezoelectric membranes for accelerating wound healing. Biomater Sci. 2022 Feb 1;10(3):692-701. doi: 10.1039/d1bm01062j. PMID 34919105 Journal: Biomaterials Science,…

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Bim Expression Promotes the Clearance of Mononuclear Phagocytes during Choroidal Neovascularization, Mitigating Scar Formation in Mice.

Jan 29 2022

PubMed ID: 35207495 Author(s): Wang S, Zaitoun IS, Darjatmoko SR, Sheibani N, Sorenson CM. Bim Expression Promotes the Clearance of Mononuclear Phagocytes during Choroidal Neovascularization, Mitigating Scar Formation in Mice. Life (Basel). 2022 Jan 29;12(2).…

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Cone photoreceptors in human stem cell-derived retinal organoids demonstrate intrinsic light responses that mimic those of primate fovea.

Jan 25 2022

PubMed ID: 35104442 Author(s): Saha A, Capowski E, Fernandez Zepeda MA, Nelson EC, Gamm DM, Sinha R. Cone photoreceptors in human stem cell-derived retinal organoids demonstrate intrinsic light responses that mimic those of primate fovea.…

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Pathogenesis of glaucoma: Extracellular matrix dysfunction in the trabecular meshwork-A review.

Jan 17 2022

PubMed ID: 35037377 Author(s): Keller KE, Peters DM. Pathogenesis of glaucoma: Extracellular matrix dysfunction in the trabecular meshwork-A review. Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2022 Jan 17. doi: 10.1111/ceo.14027. [Epub ahead of print] Review. PMID 35037377 Journal:…

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A mutation in transmembrane protein 135 impairs lipid metabolism in mouse eyecups.

Jan 14 2022

PubMed ID: 35031662 Author(s): Landowski M, Bhute VJ, Takimoto T, Grindel S, Shahi PK, Pattnaik BR, Ikeda S, Ikeda A. A mutation in transmembrane protein 135 impairs lipid metabolism in mouse eyecups. Sci Rep. 2022…

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Analysis of Health System Size and Variability in Diabetic Eye Disease Screening in Wisconsin.

Jan 04 2022

PubMed ID: 35040971 Author(s): Lock LJ, Banghart M, Channa R, Smith MA, Brennan MB, Torres Diaz A, Liu Y. Analysis of Health System Size and Variability in Diabetic Eye Disease Screening in Wisconsin. JAMA Netw…

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Comparison of ETDRS 7-Field to 4-Widefield Digital Imaging in the Evaluation of Diabetic Retinopathy Severity.

Jan 03 2022

PubMed ID: 35015059 Author(s): Blodi BA, Domalpally A, Tjaden AH, Barrett N, Chew EY, Knowler WC, Lee CG, Pi-Sunyer X, Wallia A, White NH, Temprosa M. Comparison of ETDRS 7-Field to 4-Widefield Digital Imaging in…

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Correction of non-uniform angular velocity and sub-pixel jitter in optical scanning.

Jan 03 2022

PubMed ID: 35201185 Author(s): Kowalski B, Akondi V, Dubra A. Correction of non-uniform angular velocity and sub-pixel jitter in optical scanning. Opt Express. 2022 Jan 3;30(1):112-124. doi: 10.1364/OE.446162. PMID 35201185 Journal: Optics Express, Volume 30,…

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Evaluation of retinal nerve fibre layer thickness as a possible measure of diabetic retinal neurodegeneration in the EPIC-Norfolk Eye Study.

Dec 24 2021

PubMed ID: 34952836 Author(s): Zafar S, Staggers KA, Gao J, Liu Y, Patel PJ, Foster PJ, Frankfort BJ, Abramoff M, Minard CG, Warwick A, Khawaja AP, Channa R. Evaluation of retinal nerve fibre layer thickness…

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Dynamic wavefront distortion in resonant scanners.

Dec 20 2021

PubMed ID: 35201107 Author(s): Akondi V, Kowalski B, Dubra A. Dynamic wavefront distortion in resonant scanners. Appl Opt. 2021 Dec 20;60(36):11189-11195. doi: 10.1364/AO.443972. PMID 35201107 Journal: Applied Optics, Volume 60, Issue 36, Dec 2021 Dynamic…

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Pediatric Diabetic Retinopathy: Updates in Prevalence, Risk Factors, Screening, and Management.

Dec 13 2021

PubMed ID: 34902076 Author(s): Lin T, Gubitosi-Klug RA, Channa R, Wolf RM. Pediatric Diabetic Retinopathy: Updates in Prevalence, Risk Factors, Screening, and Management. Curr Diab Rep. 2021 Dec 13;21(12):56. doi: 10.1007/s11892-021-01436-x. Review. PMID 34902076 Journal:…

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Injectable Hydrogel Capable of In Situ Covalent Crosslinking for Permanent Embolization.

Dec 08 2021

PubMed ID: 34806359 Author(s): Xie R, Chen YC, Zhao Y, Yodsanit N, Wang Y, Yamamoto N, Yamanouchi D, Gong S. Injectable Hydrogel Capable of In Situ Covalent Crosslinking for Permanent Embolization. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces.…

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SCORE2 Report 17: Macular thickness fluctuations in anti-VEGF-treated patients with central or hemiretinal vein occlusion.

Nov 29 2021

PubMed ID: 34842984 Author(s): Scott IU, Oden NL, VanVeldhuisen PC, Ip MS, Blodi BA; SCORE2 Investigator Group. SCORE2 Report 17: Macular thickness fluctuations in anti-VEGF-treated patients with central or hemiretinal vein occlusion. Graefes Arch Clin…

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Dendro-somatic synaptic inputs to ganglion cells contradict receptive field and connectivity conventions in the mammalian retina.

Nov 18 2021

PubMed ID: 34822767 Author(s): Grimes WN, Sedlacek M, Musgrove M, Nath A, Tian H, Hoon M, Rieke F, Singer JH, Diamond JS. Dendro-somatic synaptic inputs to ganglion cells contradict receptive field and connectivity conventions in…

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Factors Affecting Hearing Aid Adoption by Adults With High-Frequency Hearing Loss: The Beaver Dam Offspring Study.

Nov 03 2021

PubMed ID: 34731581 Author(s): Weycker JM, Dillard LK, Pinto A, Fischer ME, Cruickshanks KJ, Tweed TS. Factors Affecting Hearing Aid Adoption by Adults With High-Frequency Hearing Loss: The Beaver Dam Offspring Study. Am J Audiol.…

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Pivotal Evaluation of an Artificial Intelligence System for Autonomous Detection of Referrable and Vision-Threatening Diabetic Retinopathy.

Nov 01 2021

PubMed ID: 34779843 Author(s): Ipp E, Liljenquist D, Bode B, Shah VN, Silverstein S, Regillo CD, Lim JI, Sadda S, Domalpally A, Gray G, Bhaskaranand M, Ramachandra C, Solanki K; EyeArt Study Group. Pivotal Evaluation…

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Intraocular Pressure-Related Events After Anti-Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Therapy for Macular Edema Due to Central Retinal Vein Occlusion or Hemiretinal Vein Occlusion: SCORE2 Report 16 on a Secondary Analysis of a Randomized Clinical Trial.

Oct 28 2021

PubMed ID: 34709363 Author(s): Aref AA, Scott IU, VanVeldhuisen PC, King J, Ip MS, Blodi BA, Oden NL; Study of Comparative Treatments for Retinal Vein Occlusion 2 (SCORE2) Investigator Group. Intraocular Pressure-Related Events After Anti-Vascular…

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Eccentric Gaze as a Possible Cause of “Zoom Fatigue”.

Oct 21 2021

PubMed ID: 34672912 Author(s): Kushner BJ. Eccentric Gaze as a Possible Cause of “Zoom Fatigue”. J Binocul Vis Ocul Motil. 2021 Oct 21:1-6. [Epub ahead of print] PMID 34672912 Journal: Journal Of Binocular Vision And…

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Cellular crosstalk regulates the aqueous humor outflow pathway and provides new targets for glaucoma therapies.

Oct 18 2021

PubMed ID: 34663817 Author(s): Thomson BR, Liu P, Onay T, Du J, Tompson SW, Misener S, Purohit RR, Young TL, Jin J, Quaggin SE. Cellular crosstalk regulates the aqueous humor outflow pathway and provides new…

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Retinal Microvascular Calibers and Incident Depressive Symptoms: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis.

Oct 15 2021

PubMed ID: 34652423 Author(s): Gennip ACE, Sedaghat S, Carnethon MR, Allen NB, Klein BEK, Cotch MF, Chirinos DA, Stehouwer CDA, van Sloten TT. Retinal Microvascular Calibers and Incident Depressive Symptoms: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis.…

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The Association of Psychological Well-Being With Sensory and Cognitive Function and Neuronal Health in Aging Adults.

Oct 08 2021

PubMed ID: 34620009 Author(s): Merten N, Pinto AA, Paulsen AJ, Chen Y, Dillard LK, Fischer ME, Ryff CD, Schubert CR, Cruickshanks KJ. The Association of Psychological Well-Being With Sensory and Cognitive Function and Neuronal Health…

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