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    • Targeting Endothelial Adhesion Molecule Transcription for Treatment of Inflammatory Disease: A Proof-of-Concept Study 

      Ashander, Liam M; Appukuttan, Binoy; Ma, Yuefang; Gardner-Stephen, Dione Anne (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2016)
      Targeting the endothelial adhesion molecules that control leukocyte trafficking into a tissue has been explored as a biological therapy for inflammatory diseases. However, these molecules also participate in leukocyte ...
    • Teaching Communication Skills: An Australian Optometry Program’s New Course 

      Brandenburg, Rob; Pesudovs, Konrad (Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry., 2014-09)
      After a review of the literature, the authors describe the experience of developing and teaching a new communication skills course at Flinders University in South Australia. A follow-up survey indicated that optometry ...
    • The telomere of human chromosome 1p contains at least two independent autosomal dominant congenital cataract genes. 

      McKay, James D; Patterson, B; Craig, Jamie E; Russell-Eggit, Isabelle M; Wirth, M Gabriela; Burdon, Kathryn Penelope; Hewitt, Alex W; Cohn, Amy C; Kerdraon, Y; Mackey, David A (BMJ Publishing Group - http://bjo.bmjjournals.com/, 2005-07)
      AIMS: Multiple genetic causes of congenital cataract have been identified, both as a component of syndromes and in families that present with isolated congenital cataract. Linkage analysis was used to map the genetic locus ...
    • Testosterone Pathway Genetic Polymorphisms in Relation to Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma: An Analysis in Two Large Datasets 

      Cooke-Bailey, Jessica N; Gharahkhani, Puya; Kang, Jae Hee; Butkiewicz, Mariusz; Sullivan, David; Weinreb, Robert Neal; Aschard, Hugues; Allingham, R Rand; Ashley-Koch, Allison; Lee, Richard K; Moroi, Sayoko E; Brilliant, Murray H; Wollstein, Gadi; Schuman, Joel; Fingert, John H; Budenz, Donald L; Realini, Tony; Gaasterland, Terry; Scott, William K; Singh, Kuldev; Sit, Arthur J; Igo Jr, Robert P; Song, Yeunjoo E; Hark, Lisa; Ritch, Robert; Rhee, Douglas J; Vollrath, Douglas; Zack, Donald; Medeiros, Felipe; Vajaranant, Thasarat S; Chasman, Daniel I; Christen, William G; Pericak-Vance, Margaret A; Liu, Yutao; Kraft, Peter; Richards, Julia E; Rosner, Bernard A; Hauser, Michael A; Craig, Jamie E; Burdon, Kathryn Penelope; Hewitt, Alex W; Mackey, David A; Haines, Jonathan L; MacGregor, Stuart; Wiggs, Janey L; Pasquale, Louis R; Australian and New Zealand Registry of Advanced Glaucoma (ANZRAG) Consortium (Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 2018-02)
      Purpose: Sex hormones may be associated with primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG), although the mechanisms are unclear. We previously observed that gene variants involved with estrogen metabolism were collectively associated ...
    • TGC repeat expansion in the TCF4 gene increases the risk of Fuchs' endothelial corneal dystrophy in Australian cases 

      Kuot, Abraham; Hewitt, Alex W; Snibson, Grant R; Souzeau, Emmanuelle; Mills, Richard Arthur; Craig, Jamie E; Burdon, Kathryn Penelope; Sharma, Shiwani (Public Library of Science, 2017-08-23)
      Fuchs’ endothelial corneal dystrophy (FECD) is a progressive, vision impairing disease. Common single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) and a trinucleotide repeat polymorphism, thymine-guanine-cytosine (TGC), in the TCF4 ...
    • Vasculogenic mimicry in vitro in tumour cells derived from metastatic malignant pleural effusions [Letter to the editor] 

      Sasanelli, Francesca; Hocking, Ashleigh; Pulford, Emily; Irani, Yazad; Klebe, Sonja (Elsevier, 2017-07-06)
    • Visual Performance in Patients with Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration Undergoing Treatment with Intravitreal Ranibizumab 

      Sabour-Pickett, S; Loughman, J; Nolan, J M; Stack, J; Pesudovs, Konrad; Meagher, K A; Beatty, S (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2013)
      Purpose. To assess visual function and its response to serial intravitreal ranibizumab (Lucentis, Genentech) in patients with neovascular age-related macular degeneration (nv-AMD). Methods. Forty-seven eyes of 47 patients ...