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.

Intravitreal Delivery of VEGF-A165-loaded PLGA Microparticles Reduces Retinal Vaso-Obliteration in an in Vivo Mouse Model of Retinopathy of Prematurity.

Nov 02 2018 // PubMed ID: 30383455 Author(s): Mezu-Ndubuisi OJ, Wang Y, Schoephoerster J, Falero-Perez J, Zaitoun IS, Sheibani N, Gong S. Intravitreal Delivery of VEGF-A(165)-loaded PLGA Microparticles Reduces Retinal Vaso-Obliteration in an in Vivo Mouse Model of Retinopathy… Read More

Intravitreal Delivery of VEGF-A165-loaded PLGA Microparticles Reduces Retinal Vaso-Obliteration in an in Vivo Mouse Model of Retinopathy of Prematurity.

PEGylated pUR4/FUD peptide inhibitor of fibronectin fibrillogenesis decreases fibrosis in murine Unilateral Ureteral Obstruction model of kidney disease.

Oct 26 2018 // PubMed ID: 30356276 Author(s): Tomasini-Johansson BR, Zbyszynski PW, Toraason I, Peters DM, Kwon GS. PEGylated pUR4/FUD peptide inhibitor of fibronectin fibrillogenesis decreases fibrosis in murine Unilateral Ureteral Obstruction model of kidney disease. PLoS One. 2018… Read More

PEGylated pUR4/FUD peptide inhibitor of fibronectin fibrillogenesis decreases fibrosis in murine Unilateral Ureteral Obstruction model of kidney disease.

SB772077B, A New Rho Kinase Inhibitor Enhances Aqueous Humour Outflow Facility in Human Eyes.

Oct 21 2018 // PubMed ID: 30341380 Author(s): Ashwinbalaji S, Senthilkumari S, Gowripriya C, Krishnadas S, Gabelt BAT, Kaufman PL, Muthukkaruppan V. SB772077B, A New Rho Kinase Inhibitor Enhances Aqueous Humour Outflow Facility in Human Eyes. Sci Rep. 2018… Read More

SB772077B, A New Rho Kinase Inhibitor Enhances Aqueous Humour Outflow Facility in Human Eyes.

Dietary carotenoids and cognitive function among US adults, NHANES 2011-2014.

Oct 18 2018 // PubMed ID: 30326796 Author(s): Christensen K, Gleason CE, Mares JA. Dietary carotenoids and cognitive function among US adults, NHANES 2011-2014. Nutr Neurosci. 2018 Oct 16:1-9. doi: 10.1080/1028415X.2018.1533199. [Epub ahead of print] Journal: Nutritional Neuroscience, Oct… Read More

Dietary carotenoids and cognitive function among US adults, NHANES 2011-2014.

Effects of Lentivirus-Mediated C3 Expression on Trabecular Meshwork Cells and Intraocular Pressure.

Oct 17 2018 // PubMed ID: 30326062 Author(s): Tan J, Fan N, Wang N, Feng B, Yang M, Liu G, Wang Y, Zhu X, Kaufman PL, Pang IH, Liu X. Effects of Lentivirus-Mediated C3 Expression on Trabecular Meshwork Cells… Read More

Effects of Lentivirus-Mediated C3 Expression on Trabecular Meshwork Cells and Intraocular Pressure.

Validity and reproducibility of retinal arteriole and venule diameter measurements: ELSA-Brasil study. A cross-sectional study.

Oct 12 2018 // PubMed ID: 30304202 Author(s): Dartora WJ, Maestri MK, Schmidt MI, Duncan BB, Chambless L, Klein R, Meuer S, Luft VC. Validity and reproducibility of retinal arteriole and venule diameter measurements: ELSA-Brasil study. A cross-sectional study.… Read More

Validity and reproducibility of retinal arteriole and venule diameter measurements: ELSA-Brasil study. A cross-sectional study.

Macular spatial distribution of preserved autofluorescence in patients with choroideremia.

Oct 10 2018 // PubMed ID: 30297337 Author(s): Hariri AH, Ip MS, Girach A, Lam BL, Fischer MD, Sankila EM, Pennesi ME, Holz FG, Maclaren RE, Birch DG, Hoyng CB, MacDonald IM, Black GC, Tsang SH, Bressler NM, Stepien… Read More

Macular spatial distribution of preserved autofluorescence in patients with choroideremia.

Periocular Triamcinolone vs. Intravitreal Triamcinolone vs. Intravitreal Dexamethasone Implant for the Treatment of Uveitic Macular Edema: The PeriOcular vs. INTravitreal corticosteroids for uveitic macular edema (POINT) Trial.

Oct 03 2018 // PubMed ID: 30269924 Author(s): Multicenter Uveitis Steroid Treatment Trial Research Group; Writing Committee:, Thorne JE, Sugar EA, Holbrook JT, Burke AE, Altaweel MM, Vitale AT, Acharya NR, Kempen JH, Jabs DA. Periocular Triamcinolone vs. Intravitreal… Read More

Periocular Triamcinolone vs. Intravitreal Triamcinolone vs. Intravitreal Dexamethasone Implant for the Treatment of Uveitic Macular Edema: The PeriOcular vs. INTravitreal corticosteroids for uveitic macular edema (POINT) Trial.

Presumed Photoreceptor Dysplasias In Peregrine Falcons ( Falco peregrinus) and Peregrine Falcon Hybrids.

Oct 03 2018 // PubMed ID: 30277829 Author(s): Moore BA, Murphy CJ, Marlar A, Dubielzig RR, Teixeira LBC, Ferrier WT, Hollingsworth SR. Presumed Photoreceptor Dysplasias In Peregrine Falcons ( Falco peregrinus) and Peregrine Falcon Hybrids. J Wildl Dis. 2018… Read More

Presumed Photoreceptor Dysplasias In Peregrine Falcons ( Falco peregrinus) and Peregrine Falcon Hybrids.

Aldose Reductase Polymorphisms, Fasting Blood Glucose, and Age-Related Cortical Cataract.

Sep 30 2018 // PubMed ID: 30267098 Author(s): Tan AG, Kifley A, Holliday EG, Klein BEK, Iyengar SK, Lee KE, Jun GR, Cumming RG, Zhao W, Wong TY, Cheng CY, Mitchell P, Wang JJ. Aldose Reductase Polymorphisms, Fasting Blood… Read More

Aldose Reductase Polymorphisms, Fasting Blood Glucose, and Age-Related Cortical Cataract.

Hearing Impairment and Type 1 Diabetes in the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial/Epidemiology of Diabetes Interventions and Complications (DCCT/EDIC) Cohort.

Sep 27 2018 // PubMed ID: 30254082 Author(s): Schade DS, Lorenzi GM, Braffett BH, Gao X, Bainbridge KE, Barnie A, Cruickshanks KJ, Dalton D, Diminick L, Gubitosi-Klug R, Kramer JR, Lachin JM, Larkin ME, Cowie CC; DCCT/EDIC Research Group.… Read More

Hearing Impairment and Type 1 Diabetes in the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial/Epidemiology of Diabetes Interventions and Complications (DCCT/EDIC) Cohort.

American Geriatrics Society and National Institute on Aging Bench-to-Bedside Conference: Sensory Impairment and Cognitive Decline in Older Adults.

Sep 25 2018 // PubMed ID: 30248173 Author(s): Whitson HE, Cronin-Golomb A, Cruickshanks KJ, Gilmore GC, Owsley C, Peelle JE, Recanzone G, Sharma A, Swenor B, Yaffe K, Lin FR. American Geriatrics Society and National Institute on Aging Bench-to-Bedside… Read More

American Geriatrics Society and National Institute on Aging Bench-to-Bedside Conference: Sensory Impairment and Cognitive Decline in Older Adults.

Association of Cadmium and Lead Exposure With the Incidence of Contrast Sensitivity Impairment Among Middle-aged Adults.

Sep 23 2018 // PubMed ID: 30242333 Author(s): Paulsen AJ, Schubert CR, Johnson LJ, Chen Y, Dalton DS, Klein BEK, Klein R, Pinto A, Cruickshanks KJ. Association of Cadmium and Lead Exposure With the Incidence of Contrast Sensitivity Impairment… Read More

Association of Cadmium and Lead Exposure With the Incidence of Contrast Sensitivity Impairment Among Middle-aged Adults.

Ophthalmology Patient Perceptions of Open Payments Information.

Sep 23 2018 // PubMed ID: 30242324 Author(s): Stein GE, Kamler JJ, Chang JS. Ophthalmology Patient Perceptions of Open Payments Information. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018 Sep 13. doi: 10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.4167. [Epub ahead of print] Journal: Jama Ophthalmology, Sep 2018 Importance Since… Read More

Ophthalmology Patient Perceptions of Open Payments Information.

Glaucoma Drugs in the Pipeline.

Sep 18 2018 // PubMed ID: 30221499 Author(s): Kaufman PL, Mohr ME, Riccomini SP, Rasmussen CA. Glaucoma Drugs in the Pipeline. Asia Pac J Ophthalmol (Phila). 2018 Sep 17. doi: 10.22608/APO.2018298. [Epub ahead of print] Journal: Asia Pacific Journal… Read More

Glaucoma Drugs in the Pipeline.

Feline Neovascular Vitreoretinopathy and Anterior Segment Dysgenesis With Concurrent Glaucoma in Domestic Cats.

Sep 18 2018 // PubMed ID: 30222091 Author(s): Beckwith-Cohen B, Hoffman A, McLellan GJ, Dubielzig RR. Feline Neovascular Vitreoretinopathy and Anterior Segment Dysgenesis With Concurrent Glaucoma in Domestic Cats. Vet Pathol. 2018 Sep 16:300985818798087. doi: 10.1177/0300985818798087. [Epub ahead of… Read More

Feline Neovascular Vitreoretinopathy and Anterior Segment Dysgenesis With Concurrent Glaucoma in Domestic Cats.

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-American… 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, Agrón E, Clemons TE, Domalpally A, van Asten F, Keenan TD, Cukras C, Chew EY; Age-Related Eye Disease Study 2 Research Group. Natural History of Drusenoid Pigment Epithelial Detachment… 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.