April 20, 2007

Kellogg Eye Center at ARVO 2007

Over 40 research faculty and investigators from the University of Michigan Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences will present papers or posters at the annual meeting of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, May 6 - 10.  Abstracts and additional details are available at www.arvo.org

Symposia

  • A. Swaroop
    Sunday, May 06, 2007, 12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Molecular Insights into Aging of the Mammalian Retina

Special Interest Groups

  • A. Swaroop
    Monday, May 07, 2007, 1:15 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
    Stem Cells in Age-related Eye Disease

Paper Session

  • A. Swaroop
    Sunday, May 06, 2007, 12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    A New Mouse Model of Cone Photoreceptor Function Loss (cpfl6) Associated with the Targeted Hcn1 Gene Mutation
  • D.N. Zacks
    Monday, May 07, 2007, 11:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    The X-Linked Inhibitor of Apoptosis (XIAP) Preserves Photoreceptors in Experimentally Induced Retinal Detachment
  • A. Swaroop
    Monday, May 07, 2007, 3:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
    Ganglion Cell Responses to Photopic Stimuli Are Suppressed in a Cone-Specific Connexin36 Knockout
  • J.R. Heckenlively
    Tuesday, May 08, 2007, 9:15 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
    A Screen for Genomic Rearrangements in Genes Known to Cause Autosomal Dominant Retinitis Pigmentosa (AdRP)
  • P.J. Gage, K.I. Rosenberg, M. Qian
    Tuesday, May 08, 2007, 3:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    Dkk2 Is Downstream of Pitx2 and Required for Normal Eye Development
  • A.L. Evans-Zacharias, C.J. Mestrezat, P.J. Gage
    Thursday, May 10, 2007, 10:45 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
    Pitx2 is Required for the Formation and Differentiation of Extraocular Muscles
  • M. Akimoto, A. Swaroop
    Thursday, May 10, 2007, 12:00 p.m. - 12:15 p.m.
    Kinetics of Rod Photoreceptor Precursor Integration Following Transplantation in the Adult Mouse Retina
  • H. Khanna, A. Swaroop
    Thursday, May 10, 2007, 2:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
    Identification of the RP31 Gene, Mutated in Retinal Degeneration Patients Associated with Perivascular RPE Atrophy

Poster Session

  • T.H. Huynh, M.W. Johnson, G.M. Comer
    Sunday, May 06, 2007, 8:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
    Vitreous Penetration of Orally Administered Valacylovir
  • E.C. Oh, N. Khan, H. Khanna, A. Swaroop
    Sunday, May 06, 2007, 2:30 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
    Transcriptional Control of Developmental Plasticity in Post-Mitotic Photoreceptors
  • A. Swaroop
    Sunday, May 06, 2007, 2:30 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
    Identification and Characterization of Rnd2 as a Potential Functional Partner of Cone Arrestin
  • E.F. Hall, D.M. Reed, D.N. Zacks
    Sunday, May 06, 2007, 2:30 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
    Cytokine Profile in an Experimental Rabbit Model of Staphylococcus Epidermidis Endophthalmitis
  • D.C. Musch, B.W. Gillespie, P.R. Lichter, L.M. Niziol
    Sunday, May 06, 2007, 2:30 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
    Intraocular Pressure Control as a Contributing Factor to Long-Term Visual Field Loss in the Collaborative Initial Glaucoma Treatment Study
  • J.R. Heckenlively
    Monday, May 07, 2007, 8:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
    A New Mouse Model of Cone Photoreceptor Fuction Loss (cpfl7)
  • P.C. Kothary, H. Shah, R. Albeiruti, V. Desai, M.A. Del Monte
    Monday, May 07, 2007, 8:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
    Insulin Induces Fibroblast Growth Factor 2 Synthesis in Human Retinal Pigment Epithelial Cells
  • H. Khanna, C. Murga-Zamalloa, A. Swaroop
    Monday, May 07, 2007, 11:15 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    Truncated CEP290/NPHP6 Protein Variants in Lymphocytes of Leber Congenital Amaurosis Patients with Mutations in CEP290: A Potential Diagnostic Test and Implications into the Pathogenesis of Associated LCA
  • E. C. Oh, A. Swaroop
    Monday, May 07, 2007, 11:15 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    Somatic in utero Gene Delivery to E14 Nrl-/- Photoreceptors Induces Rod Specific Protein Expression
  • D.Y. Chong, T.H. Huynh, D.C. Musch, S.G. Elner
    Monday, May 07, 2007, 11:15 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    The Effects of Anti-Platelet and/or Anti-Coagulation Therapy on the Success Rates of Photodynamic Therapy for Choroidal Neovascularization in Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • D. Yang, S.G. Elner, A.L. Kindezelskii, X. Chen, A.J. Clark, H.R. Petty, V.M. Elner
    Monday, May 07, 2007, 3:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
    Role of Monocyte-Induced Ca2+ Signaling in Human Retinal Pigment Epithelial Cell Reactive Oxygen Metabolite Production and Apoptosis
  • A. Swaroop
    Tuesday, May 08, 2007, 8:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
    A Moderate Throughput Screening (MTS) Flow Cytometric Live/Dead Assay for Retina, Rod Photoreceptors and Dopaminergic Amacrine Cells
  • B.R. Pattnaik, B.A. Hughes
    Tuesday, May 08, 2007, 8:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
    Modulation of M-Type K+ Current in Monkey Retinal Pigment Epithelium (RPE) by the KCNQ Channel Opener Retigabine
  • A. Swaroop
    Tuesday, May 08, 2007, 11:15 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    Differential Gene Expression between Macular and Equatorial Human RPE Cells in Response to Oxidative Stress
  • V. Vasireddy, R. Ayyagari
    Tuesday, May 08, 2007, 11:15 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    Stargardt-Like Macular Degeneration Gene ELOVL4 is Critical for Very Long Chain Fatty Acid Elongation & ω-Hydroxy Ceramide Formation
  • J.R. Heckenlively, M. Othman, K.H. Branham, A. Swaroop
    Tuesday, May 08, 2007, 11:15 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    HLA Genotypes and Age-Related Macular Degeneration: A Replication Study in a North American Cohort
  • A. Swaroop
    Tuesday, May 08, 2007, 11:15 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    Fatty Acid Composition of Photoreceptor Membranes of Nrl-/- Mice and Thirteen-Lined Ground Squirrel (S. tridecemlineatus) Retinas
  • D.A. Thompson, K.L. Feathers, J.D. Chrispell, C.L. McHenry
    Tuesday, May 08, 2007, 3:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
    Visual Cycle Function Is Not Limited by Rdh12-Deficiency in Knockout Mice
  • J.D. Chrispell, K.L. Feathers, M.J. Brooks, R. Khanna, A. Swaroop, D.A. Thompson
    Tuesday, May 08, 2007, 3:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
    RDH12 Expression Relative to Other Short Chain Dehydrogenase/Reductase Isoforms Present in the Retina
  • S.M. Ronan, S.G. Elner, M.W. Johnson, S.J. Saxe, D.N. Zacks
    Tuesday, May 08, 2007, 3:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
    Retinal Pigment Epithelium Tears after Intravitreal lnjection of Bevacizumab (Avastin) for Exudative Age-Related Macular Degeneration in Patients with Serous Pigment Epithelial Detachments
  • G. Scott, V.M. Elner, B.R. Frueh
    Tuesday, May 08, 2007, 3:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
    Fibrous Dysplasia of the Lacrimal Sac Masquerading as a Tumor
  • N.W. Khan, J.R. Heckenlively
    Wednesday, May 09, 2007, 8:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
    Phenotypic Differences in Achromatopsia Due to CNGA3 and CNGB3 Mutations
  • H. Khanna, A. Swaroop
    Wednesday, May 09, 2007, 8:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
    Olfactory Dysfunction in LCA Patients with CEP290/NPHP6 Defects: A Comparison with Other RP and LCA Genotypes
  • D.M. Wu, P. Atmaca-Sonmez, K.H. Branham, A. Swaroop, J.R. Heckenlively
    Wednesday, May 09, 2007, 8:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
    Clinical Characterization with Long-Term Follow-Up of a Family with X-Linked Dominant Retinitis Pigmentosa
  • J.R. Heckenlively
    Wednesday, May 09, 2007, 8:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
    Investigation of Unilateral and Asymmetric Pigmentary Retinopathy
  • Y. Lu, E. Filippova, J.R. Heckenlively
    Wednesday, May 09, 2007, 8:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
    Serum Levels of Antibodies to Carbonic Anhydrase II in Patients with Retinitis Pigmentosa
  • M.J. Brooks, A. Swaroop
    Wednesday, May 09, 2007, 8:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
    Gene Profiling and Patterning in the Developing Mouse Retina: Microarray, Q-PCR and Bioinformatics
  • A. Taich, M.W. Johnson
    Wednesday, May 09, 2007, 11:15 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    A Syndrome Resembling Acute Posterior Multifocal Placoid Pigment Epitheliopathy in Older Adults
  • V.N. Reddy
    Wednesday, May 09, 2007, 11:15 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    The Lens’ Circulation in 14-Month-Old GPX-1 KO and WT Mice
  • M.N. Mandal, V. Vasireddy, R. Ayyagari
    Wednesday, May 09, 2007, 3:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
    Photoreceptor Degeneration in a Spontaneous Obese Rat Model
  • J.R. Heckenlively
    Wednesday, May 09, 2007, 3:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
    A New Mouse Model of Retinal Degeneration (rd17)
  • J.R. Heckenlively
    Wednesday, May 09, 2007, 3:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
    Cone Phosphodiesterase Defects in the Murine cpfl1 Mutant and Human Achromatopsia Patients
  • P.W. Conrad, D.N. Zacks, M.W. Johnson
    Wednesday, May 09, 2007, 3:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
    Intravitreal Bevacizumab in Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration: Clinical Evidence for a Dosing Interval of Two Months or More
  • H. Cheng, J. Yao, E. Filippova, J.R. Heckenlively, A. Swaroop
    Thursday, May 10, 2007, 8:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
    Subretinal Transplantation of Purifed Cone Precursors in Mouse Cone Degeneration Mutants
  • J.W. Parker, A. Sugar, H.K. Soong, D.C. Musch, S. Mian
    Thursday, May 10, 2007, 8:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
    Outcomes of Lasik and Visian® Phakic Implantable Contact Lens in Treatment of High Myopia
  • H. Pawar, J.E. Richards
    Thursday, May 10, 2007, 8:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
    Recurrent Myocilin Asn480Lys Glaucoma Causative Mutation Arises de novo in a Family of Andean Descent
  • R. Khanna, M. Brooks, A. Swaroop
    Thursday, May 10, 2007, 10:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Gestational Lead Exposure Upregulates Cell Cycle Genes and Prolongs Retinal Progenitor Cell (RPC) Proliferation Resulting in Increased Rod Photoreceptor and Bipolar Cells
  • C.S. Boehlke, D.N. Zacks
    Thursday, May 10, 2007, 10:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Photoreceptor Cell Death in FAS-Receptor Deficient Mice Following Experimental Retinal Detachment
  • C. Krafchak, J.E. Richards
    Thursday, May 10, 2007, 10:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Posterior Polymorphous Corneal Dystrophy Is Associated with TCF8 Gene Mutations in Approximately One-Quarter of Affected Families
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