May 04, 2012

Kellogg Eye Center at ARVO 2012

110 of Kellogg’s outstanding physicians, scientists, and associates are on their way to the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) 2012 Annual Meeting to present their latest research findings on the eye diseases that diminish our patients’ vision and quality of life.  They will give 23 talks and present over 48 posters. Abstracts and additional details are available at www.arvo.org

Educational Course

  • Course: Autophagy and Age-related Macular Degeneration
    Autophagy and Photoreceptor Survival
    David N. Zacks
  • Course: Novel Therapeutic Targets for Diabetic Retinopathy
    The Neurovascular Unit as a Target for Diabetic Retinopathy Treatment
    Thomas W. Gardner
  • Course: Scientific Advances and Clinical Trials in Ocular Oncology
    Stem Cells and Dedifferentiation in the Pathogenesis of Orbital Rhabdomyosarcoma
    Alon Kahana

Paper Session

  • Session: Extraocular Muscles
    Myocyte Dedifferentiation Underlies Zebrafish Extraocular Muscle Regeneration: An Expanding Paradigm for Therapeutic Tissue Regeneration
    Alon Kahana, Daniel S. Kasprick, Steven Grzegorski, Tyler L. Junttila, Lindsay A. Ward, Phillip E. Kish
  • Session: CNS and Retinal Inflammation and Infection
    Acute Zonal Accult Outer Retinopathy (azoor) Is A Form of Autoimmune Retinopathy
    John R. Heckenlively, Angeline Wang, A. J. Karoukis, Jennifer Melms, Richard Hackel, Kari Branham, Naheed W. Khan
  • Session: Extraocular Muscles
    Neural Crest Cells Respond to Dynamic Changes in Thyroid Hormone and Retinoic Acid Signaling During Embryogenesis: Implications for Pathogenesis of Thyroid Eye Disease
    Brenda L. Bohnsack, Alon Kahana
  • Session: Circadian Regulation and ipRGCs
    Moderator: Kwoon Y. Wong
  • Session: Circadian Regulation and ipRGCs
    Synaptic Inputs and Receptive Field Organization of Intrinsically Photosensitive Retinal Ganglion Cells (ipRGCs)
    Xiwu Zhao, DiJon D. Hill, Ben K. Stafford, Kwoon Y. Wong
  • Session: Advances in Lamellar Keratoplasty
    Visual Acuity and Lamellar Thickness in Descemet’s Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSAEK)
    Maria A. Woodward, Shahzad I. Mian, Roni M. Shtein
  • Session: IOP Modulation and Retinal Protection
    Alpha2-Adrenergic Receptor Agonists Prevent Neurodegeneration, Microgliosis, Macrophage Accumulation, and Global Gene Expression Changes Following Retinal Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury
    Steven F. Abcouwer1, Sumathi Shanmugam1, Cheng-mao Lin1, Alistair J. Barber2, David A. Antonetti1. 1Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; 2Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA.
  • Session: Glaucoma I
    What is the value of a mm Hg reduction in intraocular pressure? Results from the Glaucoma Health Policy Model
    Andreas M. Pleil1, Dennis Lambert2, Dustin Stwalley2, Joshua D. Stein3, David Musch3, Paul P. Lee4, Sameer Kotak5A, Colleen Peters2, Joel Fain5B, Steven M. Kymes2. 1Worldwide Med & Outcomes Research, Pfizer Inc, San Diego, CA; 2 Ophthalmology and Visusal Science, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO; 3 Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; 4 Ophthalmology, Duke University Eye Center, Durham, NC; AWorldwide Med & Outcomes Research, B Medical Affairs, 5Pfizer Inc, New York, NY.
  • Session: Advances in Glaucoma Genetics
    Genome-wide Analysis of Central Corneal Thickness in POAG Cases from the NEIGHBOR Consortium
    Megan Ulmer1, Jun Li2A, Ayse B. Ozel2A, Julia Richards2B, Sayoko E. Moroi3, Brian Yaspan4, Janey L. Wiggs5, Allison Ashley-Koch1, NEIGHBOR Consortium Investigators, Michael A. Hauser6. 1Center for Human Genetics, Duke University, Durham, NC; ADepartment of Human Genetics, BDepartment of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, 2University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; 3Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; 4Center for Human Genetics Research, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN; 5Ophthalmology-Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA; 6Ophthalmology & Medicine, Duke Univ Medical Center, Durham, NC.
  • Session: Advances in Glaucoma Genetics
    Common Variants in 9p21 and 8q23 are associated with Normal Tension Glaucoma: Results From The NEIGHBOR and GLAUGEN Genome-wide Association Studies
    Janey L. Wiggs1, Brian Yaspan2A, Jae Hee Kang3, Stephanie Loomis1, Margaret A. Pericak-Vance4, Julia E. Richards5, Michael A. Hauser6, Jonathan L. Haines2B, Louis R. Pasquale1, NEIGHBOR consortium investigators. 1Ophthalmology-Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA; ACenter for Human Genetics Research, BCenter Human Genetics Research-Medical Center, 2Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN; 3Department of Medicine and Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA; 4Human Genomics, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL; 5Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; 6Ophthalmology & Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC.
  • Session: Retina Late-breaking Papers
    Moderator: David N. Zacks
  • Session: Retinitis Pigmentosa II
    Moderator: John R. Heckenlively
  • Session: Retinitis Pigmentosa II
    Phenotypic conservation in RPGR mutations
    Kari E. Branham1, Sarwar Zahid1, Naheed W. Khan1, Mohammad I. Othman1, Ashley Moncrief1, Paul A. Sieving2, Anand Swaroop2A, K. Thiran Jayasundera1, John R. Heckenlively1. 1Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; 2National Eye Institute, Bethesda, MD.
  • Session: Diabetes and Retinal Disease
    Risk Factors Associated with Branch Retinal Vein Occlusion
    Paula Anne Newman-Casey, Maxwell Stem, Nidhi Talwar, Thomas Gardner, Joshua D. Stein
  • Session: Health Care Delivery and Economic Research II
    Characteristics of Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department with Sight-Threatening Ocular Conditions
    Dolly A. Padovani-Claudio, Nidhi Talwar, Paul P. Lee, Joshua D. Stein
  • Session: Ganglion Cells: Types, Modulation and Development
    Developmental Characterization of NMDA Receptor Expression in Identified Retinal Ganglion Cells of the Mouse Retina
    Ben Stafford1, Kwoon Y. Wong1, Jonathan B. Demb2. 1Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; 2Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Yale University, New Haven, CT.

Poster Session

  • Session: Lamellar Corneal Surgery (DALK, DASEK, DMEK)
    Descemet’s Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSAEK) Dislocation Rates and Preoperative Donor Tissue Characteristics
    Michael L. Bullard, M.D., Maria A. Woodward, M.D., Roni M. Shtein, M.D.
  • Session: Lamellar Corneal Surgery (DALK, DASEK, DMEK)
    Correlation of Descemet’s Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSAEK) Postoperative Graft Thickness with Visual Acuity over Time
    Duna Raoof-Daneshvar1, Roni M. Shtein1, Mark A. Terry2, Maria A. Woodward1. 1Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; 2Corneal Services, Devers Eye Institute, Portland, OR.
  • Session: Corneal Imaging
    In Vivo Corneal Confocal Microscopy and Clinical Correlations in Fibromyalgia
    Munira Hussain, Nilesh Raval, Mariam Hamid, David A. Williams, Daniel J. Clauw, Roni M. Shtein
  • Session: Corneal Imaging
    Anterior Segment Optical Coherence Tomography versus Ultrasound Pachymetry Measurements for Endothelial Keratoplasty Donor Corneas
    Ryan J. Fante1, Roni M. Shtein1, Michael S. Titus2, Maria A. Woodward1. 1Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; 2Midwest Eye-Banks, Ann Arbor, MI.
  • Session: AMD: New Drugs, Delivery Systems and Mechanisms
    Moderator: David A. Antonetti
  • Session: Dry Eye Disease I
    Ocular Disease Associated with Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
    Travis C. Rumery, Shahzad I. Mian, Joshua D. Stein
  • Session: Retinal Disease Epidemiology
    A Longitudinal Analysis of Risk Factors for Central Retinal Vein Occlusion
    Maxwell Stem, Nidhi Talwar, Grant M. Comer, Joshua D. Stein
  • Session: Cell Differentiation and Cell Death in the Retina and RPE
    ERK-mediated Activation of Fas Apoptosis Inhibitory Molecule (Faim2) Prevents Photoreceptor Apoptosis
    Cagri G. Besirli, Qiong-Duon Zheng, David N. Zacks
  • Session: Health Care Delivery and Economic Research I
    Accuracy of ICD-9-CM Billing Codes for Identifying Common Ophthalmic Conditions
    Chirag K. Gupta1, Kelly Muir2, Prakriti Gill3, Joshua D. Stein4. 1Ophthalmology, Beaumont Eye Institute, Royal Oak, MI; 2Ophthalmology, Duke University Eye Center, Durham, NC; 3Mercer University, Macon, GA; 4Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Session: Health Care Delivery and Economic Research I
    Utilization of the Emergency Department Services for Non-Urgent Ophthalmologic Conditions
    Joshua D. Stein1, Nidhi Talwar1, Paul P. Lee2. 1Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; 2Ophthalmology, Duke University Eye Center, Durham, NC.
  • Session: Gene Therapy and Delivery I
    AAV-mediated Expression of Human Rdh12 in Mouse Retina
    Debra A. Thompson1A,1B, Lin Jia1A, Jingyu Yao1A, Kecia L. Feathers1A, Selina A. Azam2, Alexander J. Smith2, Robin R. Ali2. AOphthalmology and Visual Sciences, BBiological Chemistry, 1University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI; 2University College London Institute of Ophthalmology, London, United Kingdom.
  • Session: Electrophysiology of Retinal Disease: Animal Models
    Comparison of Electrophysiological and Optokinetic Measures of Visual Function After Retinal Ischemia in Brown-norway Rats
    Alistair J. Barber1, Melissa A. Bridi1, Wade A. Edris1, Sumathi Shanmugam2, Cheng-Mao Lin2, David A. Antonetti2, Steven F. Abcouwer2. 1Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA; 2Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.
  • Session: Imaging III
    Change in Choroidal Thickness After Instillation of Topical Phenylephrine Detected by EDI OCT
    Natalia Bajenova, Mark W. Johnson, Brian L. VanderBeek
  • Session: Biomechanics, Laminar Remodeling, Circulation and Imaging
    Effect of Diabetes on Central Corneal Thickness, Hysteresis and Optic Nerve Parameters
    Anna C. Momont1, David M. Reed1, Paul Baciu1, Munira Hussain1, Roni M. Shtein1, Ashraf M. Mahmoud2, Cynthia J. Roberts2, Rodica Pop-Busui1, Sayoko E. Moroi1. 1Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; 2Ophthalmology and Biomedical Engineering, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH.
  • Session: Diabetic Retinopathy-Clinical Research III
    Measurement Error of The Matrix FDT for Patients with Diabetic Retinopathy
    Gregory R. Jackson1, Laura E. Walter1, Ingrid U. Scott1, David A. Quillen1, Thomas W. Gardner2. 1Ophthalmology, Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA; 2Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.
  • Session: Advances in Imaging Technology and Method
    Quantification of Autofluorescence Using A Pixel Mapping Technique in Different Stages of Dry Age-related Macular Degeneration
    Ira H. Schachar, Sarwar Zahid, Michelle Cote, Anthony Leithauser, K Thiran Jayasundera, Victor M. Elner
  • Session: Advances in Imaging Technology and Method
    The Use of PolyChromatic Diversely-Sized Particles in Retinal Vascular Studies
    Samir R. Tari1, Maher M. Youssif1, John W. Berryman2, Uday B. Kompella3, C M. Samson4,5, Gaetano R. Barile6, David A. Antonetti7. 1PCAsso Diagnostics, North Brunswick, NJ; 2The Imaging Source, Charlotte, NC; 3Pharmaceutical Science & Ophthalmology, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO; 4Ophthalmology, New York Eye & Ear Infirmary, New York, NY; 5Ophthalmology, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY; 6Ophthalmology, Columbia University, New York, NY; 7Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.
  • Session: Genetics of AMD, Diabetic Retinopathy and Tumors
    Screening of Tissue-Based Expression of the Discriminating Genes Used for Predicting Systemic Metastasis in Uveal Melanoma
    Hakan Demirci1, David M. Reed1, Victor M. Elner2. 1Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; 2Ophthalmology and Pathology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.
  • Session: Carotenoids and Retinoids (Macular Pigment and Visual Cycle)
    Transcriptional Control of the Human RPE65 Promoter
    Kecia L. Feathers1A, Cameron R. Strong1A, Sarah J. Garnai1A, Debra A. Thompson1A,1B. AOphthalmology and Visual Sciences, BBiological Chemistry, 1University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.
  • Session: Uveal Melanoma I: Translating Biology to Treatment and Outcomes
    Regression of Uveal Melanomas Following Iodine-125 Plaque Radiotherapy; Predictive Factors and Association with Metastasis
    Fiorella K. Saponara, Adam Khan, Leslie Niziol, David Musch, Grant Comer, Hakan Demirci
  • Session: Genomics, Proteomics and Molecular Biology of Glaucoma
    The Putative Inducer of Myocilin Transcription (IMT) is Expressed Within 10 hours of Dexamethasone Treatment in Cultured Human Trabecular Meshwork Cells
    Sarah J. Garnai1A, Colin E. Marrs1A, Kathleen M. Scott1A, Frank W. Rozsa1A, Julia E. Richards1B, Hemant S. Pawar1A. AOphthalmology and Visual Sciences, BOphthalmology and Visual Sciences and Epidemiology, 1University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.
  • Session: Lipids: Retinal Friends or Foes?
    Effect of Pigment Epithelium-Derived Factor on Hydrogen Peroxide-Exposed Human Retinal Pigment Epithelial Cells
    Yao Wang, Piyush Kothary, Monte Del Monte
  • Session: Circadian Mechanisms
    Circadian-rhythm and Dark-light Control of Basal Autophagy in Mouse Photoreceptor and RPE Cells
    Jingyu Yao, Lin Jia, David N. Zacks
  • Session: Intrinsically Photosensitive Retinal Ganglion Cells
    Apoptosis Regulates Iprgc Spacing and Rod-cone Signaling for Circadian Photoentrainment
    Shih-Kuo Chen1, David McNeill1, Kylie S. Chew1, Patrick Keeley2, Kwoon Y. Wong3, Alapakkam P. Sampath4, Benjamin E. Reese2, Rejji Kuruvilla5, Samer Hattar5. 1Biology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD; 2Neuroscience Research Institute, University of California-Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA; 3Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, M; 4Physiology & Biophysics, USC Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA; 5Biology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD.
  • Session: Intrinsically Photosensitive Retinal Ganglion Cells
    Intrinsically Photosensitive Retinal Ganglion Cells (ipRGCs) Can Respond to Many Hours of Constant Illumination
    Kwoon Y. Wong
  • Session: Intrinsically Photosensitive Retinal Ganglion Cells
    Mathematical Modeling of the Electrical Activity of Intrinsically Photosensitive Retinal Ganglion Cells
    Samuel D. Faught1A, Olivia J. Walch1A, Caiping Hu1B, Daniel B. Forger1A, Kwoon Y. Wong1B. ADepartment of Mathematics, BOphthalmology and Visual Sciences, 1University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.
  • Session: Glaucoma II
    A Critical Evaluation of Evidence for Visual Field Improvement in the CIGTS
    David C. Musch1A,1B, Leslie M. Niziol1A, Brenda W. Gillespie1C. AOphthalmology and Visual Sciences BEpidemiology, CBiostatistics, 1University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.
  • Session: Glaucoma Genetics
    CDKN2BAS Genotype - Glaucoma Phenotype Correlations in The GLAUGEN Study and the NEIGHBOR Consortium
    Louis R. Pasquale1A, Stephanie Loomis1A, Jae H. Kang2, Brian Yaspan3, Richard K. Lee4, Margaret A. Pericak-Vance5, Michael A. Hauser6, Julia E. Richards7, Jonathan L. Haines3, Janey L. Wiggs1B. AOphthalmology, BOphthalmology-Harvard Medical School, M1ass Eye & Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA; 2Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA; 3Center for Human Genetics Research, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN; 4Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miami, FL; 5Human Genomics, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL; 6Ophthalmology & Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC; 7Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.
  • Session: Glaucoma Genetics
    Parameterized Analysis of Weighted Variants in Blended Cohorts Optimizes Analysis of Exomes from Primary Open Angle Glaucoma Cases from the NEIGHBOR Study
    Terry Gaasterland1A, Lee E. Edsall1A, Robert N. Weinreb1B, Kaweh Mansouri1B, Kang Zhang1C, Douglas E. Gaasterland2, Michael A. Hauser3, Julia E. Richards4, Janey L. Wiggs5, NEIGHBOR Consortium Investigators5. AInstitute for Genomic Medicine, Scripps Genome Center, BHamilton Glaucoma Center, Shiley Eye Center, Department of Ophthalmology, CShiley Eye Center, Department of Ophthalmology, Institute for Genomic Medicine, 1University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA; 2Eye Doctors of Washington, Chevy Chase, MD; 3Ophthalmology & Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC; 4Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; 5Ophthalmology-Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA.
  • Session: Genetics of Retinal Dystrophies and Degeneration
    Genome-Wide Linkage Analysis for Gene Discovery in Autosomal Dominant Retinitis Pigmentosa
    Sara J. Bowne1, Lori S. Sullivan1, Jennifer D. Churchill1, Susan H. Blanton2, Dianna K. Wheaton3, David G. Birch3, Kari E. Branham4, John R. Heckenlively4, Eric A. Pierce5, Stephen P. Daiger1. 1Human Genetics Center, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX; 2Hussman Institute of Human Genomics, University of Miami, Miami, FL; 3The Retina Foundation of the Southwest, Dallas, TX; 4Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; 5Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.
  • Session: Genetics of Retinal Dystrophies and Degeneration
    Factors Modifying Severity and Penetrance in Males and Females with Retinitis Pigmentosa Caused by Mutations in the X-Linked RPGR Gene
    Stephen P. Daiger1, Michelle R. O'Byrne1, Abigail T. Fahim2, Sara J. Bowne1, Lori S. Sullivan1, David G. Birch3, Kaylie D. Webb3, Dianna K. Wheaton3. 1Human Genetics Center, School Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center Houston, Houston, TX; 2Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; 3Anderson Vision Research Center, Retina Foundation of the Southwest, Dallas, TX.
  • Session: Genetics of Retinal Dystrophies and Degeneration
    Progressive Foveal Outer Retinal Degeneration and a Therapeutic Window for Gene Therapy in Achromatopsia
    Abigail T. Fahim1, Sarwar Zahid1, Kari Branham1, Naheed Khan1, Susanne Kohl2, Bernd Wissinger2, K T. Jayasundera1, John R. Heckenlively1. 1Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; 2Institute for Ophthalmic Research, Molecular Genetics Laboratory, Tuebingen, Germany.
  • Session: Genetics of Retinal Dystrophies and Degeneration
    Patients with ABCA4 Mutations and a Cone Dystrophy-like ERG
    Crandall E. Peeler, Kari Branham, Sarwar Zahid, William Rhoades, Naheed Khan, K. Thiran Jayasundera, John R. Heckenlively
  • Session: Macular Disease Other than AMD
    Distinct Patterns of Foveal Degeneration in Occult Macular Dystrophy
    Sarwar Zahid, John R. Heckenlively
  • Session: Macular Disease Other than AMD
    Red Vs. White 10-2 Fields in Screening for Hydroxychloroquine Toxicity
    Michael F. Marmor1, Fred Y. Chien2, Mark W. Johnson3. 1Byers Eye Institute at Stanford, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA; 2Medical Retina Specialist, Southern California Permanente Medical Group, Santa Ana, CA; 3Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.
  • Session: Growth Factors and Cytokines
    Effect of IGF-1 and Pigment Epithelium Derived Factor on Epo Production in hRPE Cells
    Angeline L. Wang, Piyush Kothary, Monte Del Monte
  • Session: Membrane Physiology and Signal Transduction
    Molecular Mechanisms of Blood-Retinal Barrier Breakdown in Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury
    Arivalagan Muthusamy, Cheng-Mao Lin, Heather Lindner, Sumathi Shanmugam, Steven F. Abcouwer, David A. Antonetti
  • Session: Cellular and Molecular Basis of Diabetic Retinopathy
    Progressive Impact of Diabetes On Retinal Neuroprotection By Alpha-crystallins
    Patrice E. Fort, Erich A. Heise, Lauren Marozas
  • Session: Diabetic Retinopathy Epidemiology
    Risk factors Associated with Progression from Nonproliferative to Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy
    Kristen H. Nwanyanwu1A, Nidhi Talwar1A, Thomas W. Gardner1A, James S. Wrobel1B, Joshua D. Stein1A. AOphthalmology and Visual SciencesBInternal Medicine, 1University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Session: Vascular Mechanisms in Diabetic Retinopathy
    Vulnerability of The Retinal Microvasculature to Oxidative Stress: Ion Channel-dependent Mechanisms
    Atsuko Nakaizumi1A, Masanori Fukumoto1A, Donald G. Puro1A,1B. AOphthalmology and Visual SciencesBMolecular & Integrative Physiology, 1University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Session: Vascular Mechanisms in Diabetic Retinopathy
    Loss of Neuronal Support to the Bone Marrow BM Promotes Increased Generation of (C-C Motif) Receptor 2+ (CCR2+) Monocytes and Reduced Endothelial Progenitors Cells (EPC): Implications for Diabetic Retinopathy (DR) Pathogenesis
    Maria B. Grant1, Ashay Bhatwadekar1, Ping Hu2, Sugata Hazra1, Sergio Caballero1, Susanne Mohr3A, Steven F. Abcouwer4, Daniel R. Saban5, Tailoi Chan-Ling6, Julia V. Busik3B. 1Pharmacology and Therapeutics, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL; 2Department of Anatomy, University of Sydney, Camperdown, Australia; ADepartment of Physiology, BPhysiology, 3Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI; 4Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; 5Schepens Eye Research Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA; 6Anatomy, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia.
  • Session: Retinopathy of Prematurity II
    Late Occurrence of Narrow Angles and Angle Closure Glaucoma in Patients with Treated Retinopathy of Prematurity
    Paul Baciu1, Tiffany N. Szymarek2, Charles S. Teitelbau3,4, Walter W. Merriam3,4, Stephen W. Merriam3,4, Jennifer S. Weizer2, Joshua D. Stein2, Steven M. Archer2, Sayoko E. Moroi2. 1University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI; 2Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; 3Department of Ophthalmology, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY; 4Crouse Hospital, Syracuse, NY.
  • Session: Surgery and Lasers
    Impact of Trabeculectomy Surgery on Global Visual Field Indices Using Data from Advanced Glaucoma Intervention Study (AGIS)
    Linda Zhang, David C. Musch, Leslie M. Niziol, Joshua D. Stein
  • Session: Retinal Degeneration and Neuroprotection
    Moderator: Patrice E. Fort
  • Session: Retinitis Pigmentosa III
    Inner Retinal Function and Structure in a Mouse Model (Rd9) of X-linked Retinitis Pigmentosa
    Naheed W. Khan, Ashley Moncrief, Garrett W. Grahek, John R. Heckenlively
  • Session: AMD Disease Mechanisms II
    Oxidative Stress Causes Activation of the ERK Signaling Pathway in Cultured Human Retinal Pigment Epithelial Cells
    Piyush C. Kothary, Meagan Crofoot, Ana-Maria Nae, Natalie Lpes, Tulsi Patel, Neil B. Shah, Neha Shah, Chris Yang, Monte A. Del Monte
  • Session: Retina and RPE Cell Biology
    Moderator: Peter F. Hitchcock
  • Session: Cataract Complications and Drugs
    The Effect of Tamsulosin (Flomax) on Iris Vasculature
    Christopher T. Hood, Munira Hussain, Theresa M. Cooney, Victor M. Elner, Roni M. Shtein

Symposia

  • Session: Diabetic Changes in Retinal Vascular Cell Biology - Minisymposium
    Moderator: David A. Antonetti
  • Session: Diabetic Changes in Retinal Vascular Cell Biology - Minisymposium
    Tight Junctions in Vascular Permeability and Growth Control
    David A. Antonetti
  • Session: The Price of Privilege: Autoimmunity and Inflammation in the Orbit - Minisymposium
    Immunopathogenesis of Graves’ Disease
    Raymond Douglas
  • Workshop

  • Session: Building an Enduring Vision Research Enterprise - A Tribute to Dr. Carl Kupfer, Founding Director of NEI
    A Tribute from the Collaborative Initial Glaucoma Treatment Study
    Paul R. Lichter
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