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.

Simultaneous assessment of aberrant retinal vascularization, thickness, and function in an in vivo mouse oxygen-induced retinopathy model.

Sep 14 2018 // PubMed ID: 30209267 Author(s): Mezu-Ndubuisi OJ, Adams T, Taylor LK, Nwaba A, Eickhoff J. Simultaneous assessment of aberrant retinal vascularization, thickness, and function in an in vivo mouse oxygen-induced retinopathy model. Eye (Lond). 2018 Sep… Read More

Simultaneous assessment of aberrant retinal vascularization, thickness, and function in an in vivo mouse oxygen-induced retinopathy model.

Refraction and Change in Refraction Over a 20-Year Period in the Beaver Dam Eye Study.

Sep 13 2018 // PubMed ID: 30208419 Author(s): Bomotti S, Lau B, Klein BEK, Lee KE, Klein R, Duggal P, Klein AP. Refraction and Change in Refraction Over a 20-Year Period in the Beaver Dam Eye Study. Invest Ophthalmol… Read More

Refraction and Change in Refraction Over a 20-Year Period in the Beaver Dam Eye Study.

The Functional Benefits of Strabismus Surgery.

Sep 11 2018 // PubMed ID: 30196758 Author(s): Kushner BJ. The Functional Benefits of Strabismus Surgery. J Binocul Vis Ocul Motil. 2018 Apr-Jun;68(2):59-62. doi: 10.1080/2576117X.2018.1460972. Epub 2018 Apr 18. Journal: Journal Of Binocular Vision And Ocular Motility, Volume 68,… Read More

The Functional Benefits of Strabismus Surgery.

Re-Operation Strategies in Strabismus-Cooper’s Dictum Amended.

Sep 11 2018 // PubMed ID: 30196759 Author(s): Kushner BJ. Re-Operation Strategies in Strabismus-Cooper’s Dictum Amended. J Binocul Vis Ocul Motil. 2018 Apr-Jun;68(2):45-53. doi: 10.1080/2576117X.2018.1460181. Epub 2018 Apr 11. Journal: Journal Of Binocular Vision And Ocular Motility, Volume 68,… Read More

Re-Operation Strategies in Strabismus-Cooper’s Dictum Amended.

A genome-wide association study suggests new evidence for an association of the NADPH Oxidase 4 (NOX4) gene with severe diabetic retinopathy in type 2 diabetes.

Sep 05 2018 // PubMed ID: 30178632 Author(s): Meng W, Shah KP, Pollack S, Toppila I, Hebert HL, McCarthy MI, Groop L, Ahlqvist E, Lyssenko V, Agardh E, Daniell M, Kaidonis G, Craig JE, Mitchell P, Liew G, Kifley… Read More

A genome-wide association study suggests new evidence for an association of the NADPH Oxidase 4 (NOX4) gene with severe diabetic retinopathy in type 2 diabetes.

Mechanistic investigation of sulfonamide ligands as human carbonic anhydrase II inhibitors.

Sep 04 2018 // PubMed ID: 30176324 Author(s): Alaei L, Khodarahmi R, Sheikh-Hasani V, Sheibani N, Moosavi-Movahedi AA. Mechanistic investigation of sulfonamide ligands as human carbonic anhydrase II inhibitors. Int J Biol Macromol. 2018 Aug 31. pii: S0141-8130(18)34233-8. doi:… Read More

Mechanistic investigation of sulfonamide ligands as human carbonic anhydrase II inhibitors.

Association analysis of exome variants and refraction, axial length, and corneal curvature In a European American population.

Aug 30 2018 // PubMed ID: 30157304 Author(s): Vergara C, Bomotti SM, Valencia C, Klein BEK, Lee KE, Klein R, Klein AP, Duggal P. Association analysis of exome variants and refraction, axial length, and corneal curvature In a European… Read More

Association analysis of exome variants and refraction, axial length, and corneal curvature In a European American population.

Validation of Peek Acuity application in pediatric screening programs in Paraguay.

Aug 25 2018 // PubMed ID: 30140645 Author(s): de Venecia B, Bradfield Y, Trane RM, Bareiro A, Scalamogna M. Validation of Peek Acuity application in pediatric screening programs in Paraguay. Int J Ophthalmol. 2018 Aug 18;11(8):1384-1389. doi: 10.18240/ijo.2018.08.21. eCollection… Read More

Validation of Peek Acuity application in pediatric screening programs in Paraguay.

Natural History of Drusenoid Pigment Epithelial Detachment Associated with Age-Related Macular Degeneration: Age-Related Eye Disease Study 2 Report No. 17.

Aug 25 2018 // PubMed ID: 30142373 Author(s): Yu JJ, Agrόn E, Clemons TE, Domalpally A, van Asten F, Keenan TD, Cukras C, Chew EY; Age-Related Eye Disease Study 2 (AREDS2) Research Group. Natural History of Drusenoid Pigment Epithelial… Read More

Natural History of Drusenoid Pigment Epithelial Detachment Associated with Age-Related Macular Degeneration: Age-Related Eye Disease Study 2 Report No. 17.

3D Microstructured Scaffolds to Support Photoreceptor Polarization and Maturation.

Aug 16 2018 // PubMed ID: 30109736 Author(s): Jung YH, Phillips MJ, Lee J, Xie R, Ludwig AL, Chen G, Zheng Q, Kim TJ, Zhang H, Barney P, Min J, Barlow K, Gong S, Gamm DM, Ma Z. 3D… Read More

3D Microstructured Scaffolds to Support Photoreceptor Polarization and Maturation.

The effect of Tmem135 overexpression on the mouse heart.

Aug 14 2018 // PubMed ID: 30102730 Author(s): Lewis SA, Takimoto T, Mehrvar S, Higuchi H, Doebley AL, Stokes G, Sheibani N, Ikeda S, Ranji M, Ikeda A. The effect of Tmem135 overexpression on the mouse heart. PLoS One.… Read More

The effect of Tmem135 overexpression on the mouse heart.

Extensive Intraocular Osseous Metaplasia With Bone Marrow Formation.

Aug 12 2018 // PubMed ID: 30098184 Author(s): Lawson BM, Reddy SG, Jody NM. Extensive Intraocular Osseous Metaplasia With Bone Marrow Formation. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018 Aug 1;136(8):e182377. doi: 10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.2377. Epub 2018 Aug 9. Journal: Jama Ophthalmology, Volume 136, Issue… Read More

Extensive Intraocular Osseous Metaplasia With Bone Marrow Formation.

Extended Intravitreal Rabbit Eye Residence of Nanoparticles Conjugated With Cationic Arginine Peptides for Intraocular Drug Delivery: In Vivo Imaging.

Aug 12 2018 // PubMed ID: 30098194 Author(s): Melgar-Asensio I, Kandela I, Aird F, Darjatmoko SR, de Los Rios C, Sorenson CM, Albert DM, Sheibani N, Henkin J. Extended Intravitreal Rabbit Eye Residence of Nanoparticles Conjugated With Cationic Arginine… Read More

Extended Intravitreal Rabbit Eye Residence of Nanoparticles Conjugated With Cationic Arginine Peptides for Intraocular Drug Delivery: In Vivo Imaging.

Racial Differences in the Effects of Hormone Therapy on Incident Open-Angle Glaucoma in a Randomized Trial.

Aug 07 2018 // PubMed ID: 30081016 Author(s): Vajaranant TS, Ray RM, Pasquale LR, Mares JA, Ritch R, Gower EW, Haan MN, Jackson RD, Maki PM. Racial Differences in the Effects of Hormone Therapy on Incident Open-Angle Glaucoma in… Read More

Racial Differences in the Effects of Hormone Therapy on Incident Open-Angle Glaucoma in a Randomized Trial.

Progression of Geographic Atrophy in Age-related Macular Degeneration: AREDS2 Report Number 16.

Aug 01 2018 // PubMed ID: 30060980 Author(s): Keenan TD, Agrón E, Domalpally A, Clemons TE, van Asten F, Wong WT, Danis RG, Sadda S, Rosenfeld PJ, Klein ML, Ratnapriya R, Swaroop A, Ferris FL 3rd, Chew EY; AREDS2… Read More

Progression of Geographic Atrophy in Age-related Macular Degeneration: AREDS2 Report Number 16.

Tamoxifen-Induced Apoptosis of MCF-7 Cells via GPR30/PI3K/MAPKs Interactions: Verification by ODE Modeling and RNA Sequencing.

Jul 28 2018 // PubMed ID: 30050469 Author(s): Rouhimoghadam M, Safarian S, Carroll JS, Sheibani N, Bidkhori G. Tamoxifen-Induced Apoptosis of MCF-7 Cells via GPR30/PI3K/MAPKs Interactions: Verification by ODE Modeling and RNA Sequencing. Front Physiol. 2018 Jul 11;9:907. doi:… Read More

Tamoxifen-Induced Apoptosis of MCF-7 Cells via GPR30/PI3K/MAPKs Interactions: Verification by ODE Modeling and RNA Sequencing.

Characterization of Human iPSC-RPE on a Prosthetic Bruch’s Membrane Manufactured From Silk Fibroin.

Jul 20 2018 // PubMed ID: 30025113 Author(s): Galloway CA, Dalvi S, Shadforth AMA, Suzuki S, Wilson M, Kuai D, Hashim A, MacDonald LA, Gamm DM, Harkin DG, Singh R. Characterization of Human iPSC-RPE on a Prosthetic Bruch’s Membrane… Read More

Characterization of Human iPSC-RPE on a Prosthetic Bruch’s Membrane Manufactured From Silk Fibroin.

Age-related macular degeneration and progression of coronary artery calcium: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis.

Jul 19 2018 // PubMed ID: 30020999 Author(s): Fernandez AB, Ballard KD, Wong TY, Guo M, McClelland RL, Burke G, Cotch MF, Klein B, Allison M, Klein R. Age-related macular degeneration and progression of coronary artery calcium: The Multi-Ethnic… Read More

Age-related macular degeneration and progression of coronary artery calcium: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis.

Incidence and progression of diabetic retinopathy: a systematic review.

Jul 15 2018 // PubMed ID: 30005958 Author(s): Sabanayagam C, Banu R, Chee ML, Lee R, Wang YX, Tan G, Jonas JB, Lamoureux EL, Cheng CY, Klein BEK, Mitchell P, Klein R, Cheung CMG, Wong TY. Incidence and progression… Read More

Incidence and progression of diabetic retinopathy: a systematic review.

Physical therapy for facial nerve palsy: applications for the physician.

Jul 12 2018 // PubMed ID: 29994853 Author(s): van Landingham SW, Diels J, Lucarelli MJ. Physical therapy for facial nerve palsy: applications for the physician. Curr Opin Ophthalmol. 2018 Sep;29(5):469-475. doi: 10.1097/ICU.0000000000000503. Review. Journal: Current Opinion In Ophthalmology, Volume… Read More

Physical therapy for facial nerve palsy: applications for the physician.

Neural dysfunction and retinopathy in persons with type 1 diabetes.

Jul 10 2018 // PubMed ID: 29985712 Author(s): Klein BEK, Horak KL, Lee KE, Meuer SM, Abramoff MD, Soliman EZ, Rechek M, Klein R. Neural dysfunction and retinopathy in persons with type 1 diabetes. Ophthalmic Epidemiol. 2018 Jul 9:1-6.… Read More

Neural dysfunction and retinopathy in persons with type 1 diabetes.

Angiogenesis and the prevention of alveolar osteitis: a review study.

Jul 03 2018 // PubMed ID: 29963489 Author(s): Saghiri MA, Asatourian A, Sheibani N. Angiogenesis and the prevention of alveolar osteitis: a review study. J Korean Assoc Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2018 Jun;44(3):93-102. doi: 10.5125/jkaoms.2018.44.3.93. Epub 2018 Jun 26. Review.… Read More

Angiogenesis and the prevention of alveolar osteitis: a review study.

Medical Management of Glaucoma in Exfoliation Syndrome.

Jul 03 2018 // PubMed ID: 29965902 Author(s): Michalik AZ, Kaufman PL. Medical Management of Glaucoma in Exfoliation Syndrome. J Glaucoma. 2018 Jul;27 Suppl 1:S87-S90. doi: 10.1097/IJG.0000000000000920. Journal: Journal Of Glaucoma, Volume 27 Suppl 1, Jul 2018 The treatment… Read More

Medical Management of Glaucoma in Exfoliation Syndrome.

Toll-like receptors 4, 5, 6 and 7 are constitutively expressed in non-human primate retinal neurons.

Jun 30 2018 // PubMed ID: 29954626 Author(s): Sauter MM, Kolb AW, Brandt CR. Toll-like receptors 4, 5, 6 and 7 are constitutively expressed in non-human primate retinal neurons. J Neuroimmunol. 2018 Sep 15;322:26-35. doi: 10.1016/j.jneuroim.2018.06.007. Epub 2018 Jun… Read More

Toll-like receptors 4, 5, 6 and 7 are constitutively expressed in non-human primate retinal neurons.

Central Corneal Thickness Increase Due to Stromal Thickening With Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy Severity.

Jun 21 2018 // PubMed ID: 29923859 Author(s): Kumar N, Pop-Busui R, Musch DC, Reed DM, Momont AC, Hussain M, Raval N, Moroi SE, Shtein R. Central Corneal Thickness Increase Due to Stromal Thickening With Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy Severity.… Read More

Central Corneal Thickness Increase Due to Stromal Thickening With Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy Severity.

Attenuation of Retinal Vascular Development in Neonatal Mice Subjected to Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy.

Jun 17 2018 // PubMed ID: 29907863 Author(s): Zaitoun IS, Cikla U, Zafer D, Udho E, Almomani R, Suscha A, Cengiz P, Sorenson CM, Sheibani N. Attenuation of Retinal Vascular Development in Neonatal Mice Subjected to Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy. Sci… Read More

Attenuation of Retinal Vascular Development in Neonatal Mice Subjected to Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy.

Generational Differences in Lifetime Exposure to Lead and the Decreasing Incidence of Age-Related Macular Degeneration-Reply.

Jun 15 2018 // PubMed ID: 29902287 Author(s): Cruickshanks KJ. Generational Differences in Lifetime Exposure to Lead and the Decreasing Incidence of Age-Related Macular Degeneration-Reply. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018 Aug 1;136(8):958-959. doi: 10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.2175. Journal: Jama Ophthalmology, Volume 136, Issue 8,… Read More

Generational Differences in Lifetime Exposure to Lead and the Decreasing Incidence of Age-Related Macular Degeneration-Reply.

HPV16-E6 Oncoprotein Activates TGF-β and Wnt/β-Catenin Pathways in the Epithelium-Mesenchymal Transition of Cataracts in a Transgenic Mouse Model.

Jun 12 2018 // PubMed ID: 29888254 Author(s): Rodríguez-Uribe G, Serafín-Higuera N, Damian-Morales G, Cortés-Malagón EM, García-Hernández V, Verdejo-Torres O, Campos-Blázquez JP, Trejo-Muñoz CR, Contreras RG, Ocadiz-Delgado R, Palacios-Reyes C, Lambert PF, Griep AE, Mancilla-Percino T, Escobar-Herrera J, Álvarez-Ríos… Read More

HPV16-E6 Oncoprotein Activates TGF-β and Wnt/β-Catenin Pathways in the Epithelium-Mesenchymal Transition of Cataracts in a Transgenic Mouse Model.

Intraobserver Repeatability and Interobserver Reproducibility of Ellipsoid Zone Measurements in Retinitis Pigmentosa.

Jun 09 2018 // PubMed ID: 29881650 Author(s): Strampe MR, Huckenpahler AL, Higgins BP, Tarima S, Visotcky A, Stepien KE, Kay CN, Carroll J. Intraobserver Repeatability and Interobserver Reproducibility of Ellipsoid Zone Measurements in Retinitis Pigmentosa. Transl Vis Sci… Read More

Intraobserver Repeatability and Interobserver Reproducibility of Ellipsoid Zone Measurements in Retinitis Pigmentosa.

Mouse Retinal Pigment Epithelial Cells Exhibit a Thiocyanate-Selective Anion Conductance.

Jun 07 2018 // PubMed ID: 29874109 Author(s): Cao X, Pattnaik BR, Hughes BA. Mouse Retinal Pigment Epithelial Cells Exhibit a Thiocyanate-Selective Anion Conductance. Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 2018 Jun 6. doi: 10.1152/ajpcell.00231.2017. [Epub ahead of print] Journal:… Read More

Mouse Retinal Pigment Epithelial Cells Exhibit a Thiocyanate-Selective Anion Conductance.