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Agreement of Ocular Symptom Reporting between Patient-Reported Outcomes and Medical Records 

Valikodath NG, Newman-Casey PA, Lee PP, Musch DC, Niziol LM, Woodward MA.
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(3):225-231

A Novel Flexible Microfluidic Meshwork to Reduce Fibrosis in Glaucoma Surgery

Amoozgar B, Wei X, Hui Lee J, Bloomer M, Zhao Z, et al.
PLOS ONE 12(3): e0172556

Arap1 Deficiency Causes Photoreceptor Degeneration in Mice

Ala Moshiri, Devin Humpal, Brian C. Leonard, Denise M. Imai, Addy Tham, Lynette Bower, Dave Clary, Thomas M. Glaser, K. C. Kent Lloyd, Christopher J. Murphy
Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 2017;58(3):1709-1718

Automated Quantitation of Choroidal Neovascularization: A Comparison Study between Spectral-Domain and Swept-Source OCT Angiograms

Qinqin Zhang, Chieh-Li Chen, Zhongdi Chu, Fang Zheng, Andrew Miller, Luiz Roisman, Joao Rafael de Oliveira Dias, Zohar Yehoshua, Karen B. Schaal, William Feuer, Giovanni Gregori, Sophie Kubach, Lin An, Paul F. Stetson, Mary K. Durbin, Philip J. Rosenfeld, Ruikang K. Wang
Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 2017;58(3):1506-1513

Corneal Stromal Stem Cells Reduce Corneal Scarring by Mediating Neutrophil Infiltration After Wounding

Hertsenberg AJ, Shojaati G, Funderburgh ML, Mann MM, Du Y, et al.
PLOS ONE 12(3): e0171712

Deletion of Efemp1 Is Protective Against the Development of Sub-RPE Deposits in Mouse Eyes

James B. Stanton, Alan D. Marmorstein, Youwen Zhang, Lihua Y. Marmorstein
Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 2017;58(3):1455-1461

Differences in Clinical Activity and Medicare Payments for Female vs Male Ophthalmologists

Reddy AK, Bounds GW, Bakri SJ, Gordon LK, Smith JR, Haller JA, Berrocal AM, Thorne JE.
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(3):205-213

Editing Is Fun but Change Is Good

Bartley, George B.
Ophthalmology, Volume 124, Issue 3, 276 – 277

Gene Augmentation Therapy for a Missense Substitution in the cGMP-Binding Domain of Ovine CNGA3 Gene Restores Vision in Day-Blind Sheep

Elisha Gootwine, Mazen Abu-Siam, Alexey Obolensky, Alex Rosov, Hen Honig, Tali Nitzan, Andrey Shirak, Raaya Ezra-Elia, Esther Yamin, Eyal Banin, Edward Averbukh, William W. Hauswirth, Ron Ofri, Eyal Seroussi
Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 2017;58(3):1577-1584

High-Speed Adaptive Optics Line Scan Confocal Retinal Imaging for Human Eye

Lu J, Gu B, Wang X, Zhang Y.
PLOS ONE 12(3): e0169358

Intraocular Delivery of miR-146 Inhibits Diabetes-Induced Retinal Functional Defects in Diabetic Rat Model

Pei Zhuang, Chithra K. Muraleedharan, Shunbin Xu
Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 2017;58(3):1646-1655

In Vivo Bioluminescence Imaging for Longitudinal Monitoring of Inflammation in Animal Models of Uveitis

Michal B. Gutowski, Leslie Wilson, Russell N. Van Gelder, Kathryn L. Pepple
Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 2017;58(3):1521-1528

Long-term Characterization of Retinal Degeneration in Royal College of Surgeons Rats using Spectral-Domain Optical Coherence Tomography

Renee C. Ryals, Michael D. Andrews, Shreya Datta, Aaron S. Coyner, Cody M. Fischer, Yuquan Wen, Mark E. Pennesi, Trevor J. McGill
Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 2017;58(3):1378-1386

Mechanism of Action of Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty and Predictors of Response

Vikas Gulati, Shan Fan, Bret J. Gardner, Shane J. Havens, Marie T. Schaaf, Donna G. Neely, Carol B. Toris
Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 2017;58(3):1462-1468

Multimodal MR-Imaging Reveals Large-Scale Structural and Functional Connectivity Changes in Profound Early Blindness

Bauer CM, Hirsch GV, Zajac L, Koo BB, Collignon O, et al.
PLOS ONE 12(3): e0173064

Natural History of the Central Structural Abnormalities in Choroideremia

Aleman, Tomas S. et al.
Ophthalmology, Volume 124, Issue 3, 359 – 373

Nonarteritic Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy and Intraocular Surgery

McCulley, Timothy J. et al.
American Journal of Ophthalmology, Volume 175, xiv – xvi

Prevalence and Risk Factors for Refractive Error in Adult Chinese Americans: The Chinese American Eye Study

Varma, RohitVarma, Rohit et al.
American Journal of Ophthalmology, Volume 175, 201 – 212

Protective Effect of Met12, a Small Peptide Inhibitor of Fas, on the Retinal Pigment Epithelium and Photoreceptor after Sodium Iodate Injury

Jianhui Xiao, Jingyu Yao, Lin Jia, Chengmao Lin, David N. Zacks 
Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 2017;58(3):1801-1810

Quantifying Fundus Autofluorescence in Patients with Retinitis Pigmentosa

Kaspar Schuerch, Russell L. Woods, Winston Lee, Tobias Duncker, François C. Delori, Rando Allikmets, Stephen H. Tsang, Janet R. Sparrow
Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 2017;58(3):1843-1855

Silk-Derived Protein Enhances Corneal Epithelial Migration, Adhesion, and Proliferation

Waleed Abdel-Naby, Brigette Cole, Aihong Liu, Jingbo Liu, Pengxia Wan, Victor H. Guaiquil, Ryan Schreiner, David Infanger, Brian D. Lawrence, Mark I. Rosenblatt
Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 2017;58(3):1425-1433

Subretinal Glial Membranes in Eyes with Geographic Atrophy

Malia M. Edwards, D. Scott McLeod, Imran A. Bhutto, Rhonda Grebe, Maeve Duffy, Gerard A. Lutty
Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 2017;58(3):1352-1367

Systematic Functional Testing of Rare Variants: Contributions of CFI to Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Perciliz L. Tan, Melanie E. Garrett, Jason R. Willer, Peter A. Campochiaro, Betsy Campochiaro, Donald J. Zack, Allison E. Ashley-Koch, Nicholas Katsanis
Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 2017;58(3):1570-1576

Tangent Screen Perimetry in the Evaluation of Visual Field Defects Associated with Ptosis and Dermatochalasis

Fuller ML, Briceño CA, Nelson CC, Bradley EA
PLOS ONE 12(3): e0174607

Thick Prelaminar Tissue Decreases Lamina Cribrosa Visibility

Katie A. Lucy, Bo Wang, Joel S. Schuman, Richard A. Bilonick, Yun Ling, Larry Kagemann, Ian A. Sigal, Ireneusz Grulkowski, Jonathan J. Liu, James G. Fujimoto, Hiroshi Ishikawa, Gadi Wollstein
Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 2017;58(3):1751-1757


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