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.

Plumbagin-induced oxidative stress leads to inhibition of Na+/K+-ATPase (NKA) in canine cancer cells.

Aug 09 2019 // PubMed ID: 31391478 Author(s): Alharbi Y, Kapur A, Felder M, Barroilhet L, Stein T, Pattnaik BR, Patankar MS. Plumbagin-induced oxidative stress leads to inhibition of Na(+)/K(+)-ATPase (NKA) in canine cancer cells. Sci Rep. 2019 Aug… Read More

Plumbagin-induced oxidative stress leads to inhibition of Na+/K+-ATPase (NKA) in canine cancer cells.

Neuroprotective Biomarkers and Cognitive Function in a Long-Term Prospective Population-based Study of Aging US Adults.

Aug 07 2019 // PubMed ID: 31385821 Author(s): Paulsen AJ, Schubert CR, Pinto A, Carlsson CM, Chappell RJ, Fischer ME, Klein BEK, Klein R, Tsai MY, Cruickshanks KJ. Neuroprotective Biomarkers and Cognitive Function in a Long-Term Prospective Population-based Study… Read More

Neuroprotective Biomarkers and Cognitive Function in a Long-Term Prospective Population-based Study of Aging US Adults.

Scaling Up Teleophthalmology for Diabetic Eye Screening: Opportunities for Widespread Implementation in the USA.

Aug 04 2019 // PubMed ID: 31375932 Author(s): Liu Y, Torres Diaz A, Benkert R. Scaling Up Teleophthalmology for Diabetic Eye Screening: Opportunities for Widespread Implementation in the USA. Curr Diab Rep. 2019 Aug 2;19(9):74. doi: 10.1007/s11892-019-1187-5. Review. Journal:… Read More

Scaling Up Teleophthalmology for Diabetic Eye Screening: Opportunities for Widespread Implementation in the USA.

The association of retinal vessel calibres with heart failure and long-term alterations in cardiac structure and function: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study.

Aug 03 2019 // PubMed ID: 31373139 Author(s): Chandra A, Seidelmann SB, Claggett BL, Klein BE, Klein R, Shah AM, Solomon SD. The association of retinal vessel calibres with heart failure and long-term alterations in cardiac structure and function:… Read More

The association of retinal vessel calibres with heart failure and long-term alterations in cardiac structure and function: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study.

Relationship Between Diet, Tinnitus, and Hearing Difficulties.

Jul 30 2019 // PubMed ID: 31356390 Author(s): Dawes P, Cruickshanks KJ, Marsden A, Moore DR, Munro KJ. Relationship Between Diet, Tinnitus, and Hearing Difficulties. Ear Hear. 2019 Jul 25. doi: 10.1097/AUD.0000000000000765. [Epub ahead of print] Journal: Ear And… Read More

Relationship Between Diet, Tinnitus, and Hearing Difficulties.

Determining Possible Shared Genetic Architecture Between Myopia and Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma.

Jul 20 2019 // PubMed ID: 31323684 Author(s): Iglesias AI, Ong JS, Khawaja AP, Gharahkhani P, Tedja MS, Verhoeven VJM, Bonnemaijer PWM, Wolfs RCW, Young TL, Jansonius NM, Craig JE, Stambolian D, van Duijn CM, MacGregor S, Klaver CCW;… Read More

Determining Possible Shared Genetic Architecture Between Myopia and Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma.

The Post-illumination Pupil Response (PIPR) Is Associated With Cognitive Function in an Epidemiologic Cohort Study.

Jul 13 2019 // PubMed ID: 31297083 Author(s): Chen Y, Pinto AA, Paulsen AJ, Schubert CR, Hancock LM, Klein BE, Klein R, Cruickshanks KJ. The Post-illumination Pupil Response (PIPR) Is Associated With Cognitive Function in an Epidemiologic Cohort Study.… Read More

The Post-illumination Pupil Response (PIPR) Is Associated With Cognitive Function in an Epidemiologic Cohort Study.

The Contribution of Ototoxic Medications to Hearing Loss among Older Adults.

Jul 10 2019 // PubMed ID: 31282945 Author(s): Joo Y, Cruickshanks KJ, Klein BEK, Klein R, Hong O, Wallhagen M. The Contribution of Ototoxic Medications to Hearing Loss among Older Adults. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2019… Read More

The Contribution of Ototoxic Medications to Hearing Loss among Older Adults.

Bcl-2 Expression in Pericytes and Astrocytes Impacts Vascular Development and Homeostasis.

Jul 06 2019 // PubMed ID: 31273232 Author(s): Zaitoun IS, Wintheiser CM, Jamali N, Wang S, Suscha A, Darjatmoko SR, Schleck K, Hanna BA, Lindner V, Sheibani N, Sorenson CM. Bcl-2 Expression in Pericytes and Astrocytes Impacts Vascular Development… Read More

Bcl-2 Expression in Pericytes and Astrocytes Impacts Vascular Development and Homeostasis.

Survey of practice patterns for the management of ophthalmic genetic disorders among AAPOS members: report by the AAPOS Genetic Eye Disease Task Force.

Jun 25 2019 // PubMed ID: 31233830 Author(s): Drack AV, Miraldi Utz V, Wang K, Alcorn DM, Brooks BP, Costakos DM, Couser NL, Heon E, Levin AV, Lloyd IC, Morse CL, Schmitt MA, Whitman MC, Traboulsi EI. Survey of… Read More

Survey of practice patterns for the management of ophthalmic genetic disorders among AAPOS members: report by the AAPOS Genetic Eye Disease Task Force.

New Therapies to Reduce Intraocular Pressures.

Jun 21 2019 // PubMed ID: 31219392 Author(s): Konda SM, Kaufman PL. New Therapies to Reduce Intraocular Pressures. J Ocul Pharmacol Ther. 2019 Jul/Aug;35(6):322-324. doi: 10.1089/jop.2019.0059. Epub 2019 Jun 20. Journal: Journal Of Ocular Pharmacology And Therapeutics : The… Read More

New Therapies to Reduce Intraocular Pressures.

Retinal vessel diameters confound the relationship of pregnancy to retinopathy and infant outcomes in T1D.

Jun 20 2019 // PubMed ID: 31213351 Author(s): Klein BEK, Horak KML, Meuer SM, Mosher AE, Ewen AF, Danforth LG, Lee KE, Klein R. Retinal vessel diameters confound the relationship of pregnancy to retinopathy and infant outcomes in T1D.… Read More

Retinal vessel diameters confound the relationship of pregnancy to retinopathy and infant outcomes in T1D.

Validation of the Icare® TONOVET plus rebound tonometer in normal rabbit eyes.

Jun 16 2019 // PubMed ID: 31201805 Author(s): Gloe S, Rothering A, Kiland JA, McLellan GJ. Validation of the Icare(®) TONOVET plus rebound tonometer in normal rabbit eyes. Exp Eye Res. 2019 Jun 12;185:107698. doi: 10.1016/j.exer.2019.107698. [Epub ahead of… Read More

Validation of the Icare® TONOVET plus rebound tonometer in normal rabbit eyes.

Patient-Reported Visual Function Outcomes After Anti-Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Therapy for Macular Edema Due to Central Retinal or Hemiretinal Vein Occlusion: Preplanned Secondary Analysis of a Randomized Clinical Trial.

Jun 07 2019 // PubMed ID: 31169862 Author(s): Scott IU, VanVeldhuisen PC, Barton F, Oden NL, Ip MS, Blodi BA, Worrall M, Fish GE; Study of Comparative Treatments for Retinal Vein Occlusion 2 Investigator Group. Patient-Reported Visual Function Outcomes… Read More

Patient-Reported Visual Function Outcomes After Anti-Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Therapy for Macular Edema Due to Central Retinal or Hemiretinal Vein Occlusion: Preplanned Secondary Analysis of a Randomized Clinical Trial.

Müller’s Muscle-conjunctival Resection Combined With Tarsectomy for Treatment of Congenital Ptosis.

Jun 05 2019 // PubMed ID: 31162300 Author(s): Gazit I, Gildener-Leapman J, Or L, Burkat CN, Pras E, Hartstein ME. Müller’s Muscle-conjunctival Resection Combined With Tarsectomy for Treatment of Congenital Ptosis. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2019 May 28. doi:… Read More

Müller’s Muscle-conjunctival Resection Combined With Tarsectomy for Treatment of Congenital Ptosis.

An association between large optic nerve cupping and cognitive function.

Jun 05 2019 // PubMed ID: 31163134 Author(s): Vajaranant TS, Hallak J, Espeland MA, Pasquale LR, Klein BE, Meuer SM, Rapp SR, Haan MN, Maki PM. An association between large optic nerve cupping and cognitive function. Am J Ophthalmol.… Read More

An association between large optic nerve cupping and cognitive function.

Precursors and Development of Geographic Atrophy with Autofluorescence Imaging: Age-Related Eye Disease Study 2 Report Number 18.

Jun 04 2019 // PubMed ID: 31153849 Author(s): Holmen IC, Aul B, Pak JW, Trane RM, Blodi B, Klein M, Clemons T, Chew E, Domalpally A; Age-Related Eye Disease Study 2 Research Group. Precursors and Development of Geographic Atrophy… Read More

Precursors and Development of Geographic Atrophy with Autofluorescence Imaging: Age-Related Eye Disease Study 2 Report Number 18.

Linking neural and clinical measures of glaucoma with diffusion magnetic resonance imaging (dMRI).

Jun 01 2019 // PubMed ID: 31150402 Author(s): Miller N, Liu Y, Krivochenitser R, Rokers B. Linking neural and clinical measures of glaucoma with diffusion magnetic resonance imaging (dMRI). PLoS One. 2019 May 31;14(5):e0217011. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0217011. eCollection 2019. Journal:… Read More

Linking neural and clinical measures of glaucoma with diffusion magnetic resonance imaging (dMRI).

Correction: Using HSV-1 Genome Phylogenetics to Track Past Human Migrations.

May 31 2019 // PubMed ID: 31145764 Author(s): Kolb AW, Ané C, Brandt CR. Correction: Using HSV-1 Genome Phylogenetics to Track Past Human Migrations. PLoS One. 2019 May 30;14(5):e0217890. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0217890. eCollection 2019. Journal: Plo S One, Volume 14,… Read More

Correction: Using HSV-1 Genome Phylogenetics to Track Past Human Migrations.

Chronic kidney disease and the risk of incident hearing loss.

May 29 2019 // PubMed ID: 31135964 Author(s): Gupta S, Curhan SG, Cruickshanks KJ, Klein BEK, Klein R, Curhan GC. Chronic kidney disease and the risk of incident hearing loss. Laryngoscope. 2019 May 28. doi: 10.1002/lary.28088. [Epub ahead of… Read More

Chronic kidney disease and the risk of incident hearing loss.

Early adoption of the fluocinolone acetonide (FAc) intravitreal implant in patients with persistent or recurrent diabetic macular edema (DME).

May 23 2019 // PubMed ID: 31114396 Author(s): McCluskey JD, Kaufman PL, Wynne K, Lewis G. Early adoption of the fluocinolone acetonide (FAc) intravitreal implant in patients with persistent or recurrent diabetic macular edema (DME). Int Med Case Rep… Read More

Early adoption of the fluocinolone acetonide (FAc) intravitreal implant in patients with persistent or recurrent diabetic macular edema (DME).

Vascular changes in diabetic retinopathy-a longitudinal study in the Nile rat.

May 19 2019 // PubMed ID: 31101854 Author(s): Toh H, Smolentsev A, Bozadjian RV, Keeley PW, Lockwood MD, Sadjadi R, Clegg DO, Blodi BA, Coffey PJ, Reese BE, Thomson JA. Vascular changes in diabetic retinopathy-a longitudinal study in the… Read More

Vascular changes in diabetic retinopathy-a longitudinal study in the Nile rat.

In-utero epigenetic factors are associated with early-onset myopia in young children.

May 18 2019 // PubMed ID: 31100065 Author(s): Seow WJ, Ngo CS, Pan H, Barathi VA, Tompson SW, Whisenhunt KN, Vithana E, Chong YS, Juo SH, Hysi P, Young TL, Karnani N, Saw SM. In-utero epigenetic factors are associated… Read More

In-utero epigenetic factors are associated with early-onset myopia in young children.

The Role of FGF9 In The Production of Neural Retina And RPE In A Pluripotent Stem Cell Model of Early Human Retinal Development.

May 13 2019 // PubMed ID: 31078532 Author(s): Gamm DM, Clark E, Capowski EE, Singh R. The Role of FGF9 In The Production of Neural Retina And RPE In A Pluripotent Stem Cell Model of Early Human Retinal Development.… Read More

The Role of FGF9 In The Production of Neural Retina And RPE In A Pluripotent Stem Cell Model of Early Human Retinal Development.

A Transient Developmental Background Finding in the Retina Observed in Neonatal Dogs in Juvenile Toxicology Studies.

May 09 2019 // PubMed ID: 31064296 Author(s): Petruska JM, Remick AK, Lejeune T, Vezina M, Robinson K, Bussières M, Gilger BC, Dubielzig RR. A Transient Developmental Background Finding in the Retina Observed in Neonatal Dogs in Juvenile Toxicology… Read More

A Transient Developmental Background Finding in the Retina Observed in Neonatal Dogs in Juvenile Toxicology Studies.

Long eye relief fundus camera and fixation target with partial correction of ocular longitudinal chromatic aberration.

May 09 2019 // PubMed ID: 31065410 Author(s): Steven S, Sulai YN, Cheong SK, Bentley J, Dubra A. Long eye relief fundus camera and fixation target with partial correction of ocular longitudinal chromatic aberration. Biomed Opt Express. 2018 Nov… Read More

Long eye relief fundus camera and fixation target with partial correction of ocular longitudinal chromatic aberration.

Quantitative proteomic study of arsenic treated mouse liver sinusoidal endothelial cells using a reverse super-SILAC method.

May 06 2019 // PubMed ID: 31056257 Author(s): Li W, Zhang J, Lv Y, Sheibani N. Quantitative proteomic study of arsenic treated mouse liver sinusoidal endothelial cells using a reverse super-SILAC method. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2019 Jun 25;514(2):475-481.… Read More

Quantitative proteomic study of arsenic treated mouse liver sinusoidal endothelial cells using a reverse super-SILAC method.

Dietary Antioxidants, Macular Pigment, and Glaucomatous Neurodegeneration: A Review of the Evidence.

May 06 2019 // PubMed ID: 31052471 Author(s): Lawler T, Liu Y, Christensen K, Vajaranant TS, Mares J. Dietary Antioxidants, Macular Pigment, and Glaucomatous Neurodegeneration: A Review of the Evidence. Nutrients. 2019 May 1;11(5). pii: E1002. doi: 10.3390/nu11051002. Review.… Read More

Dietary Antioxidants, Macular Pigment, and Glaucomatous Neurodegeneration: A Review of the Evidence.

Design of two spherical mirror unobscured relay telescopes using nodal aberration theory.

May 06 2019 // PubMed ID: 31052968 Author(s): Steven S, Bentley J, Dubra A. Design of two spherical mirror unobscured relay telescopes using nodal aberration theory. Opt Express. 2019 Apr 15;27(8):11205-11226. doi: 10.1364/OE.27.011205. Journal: Optics Express, Volume 27, Issue… Read More

Design of two spherical mirror unobscured relay telescopes using nodal aberration theory.

The Role of Statins and Cholesterol in the Primary Prevention of Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma.

May 03 2019 // PubMed ID: 31046110 Author(s): Liu Y, Klein BE. The Role of Statins and Cholesterol in the Primary Prevention of Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019 May 2. doi: 10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.0860. [Epub ahead of print] Journal: Jama… Read More

The Role of Statins and Cholesterol in the Primary Prevention of Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma.