Bringing the future into focus

Key publications 2011

Caramoy A, Fauser S, Kirchhof B. Retinal stimuli can be restored after autologous transplant of retinal pigment epithelium and choroid in pigment epithelium tears. Acta Ophthalmol 2011; 89:e490-495. Pubmed

Caramoy A, Kirchhof B, Fauser S. Retinal pigment epithelium tears secondary to age-related macular degeneration: a simultaneous confocal scanning laser ophthalmoscopy and spectral-domain optical coherence tomography study. Arch Ophthalmol 2011; 129:575-579. Pubmed

Caramoy A, Liakopoulos S, Kirchhof B. Recurrence of choroidal neovascular membrane after autologous transplantation of RPE and choroid for neovascular AMD. Acta Ophthalmol 2011; 89:e666-668. Pubmed

Fauser S, Schroeder S, Caramoy A, Kirchhof B, Lappas A. Intraocular inflammation after intravitreal ranibizumab injections. Acta Ophthalmol 2011; 89:e98-99. Pubmed

Fauser S, Smailhodzic D, Caramoy A, van de Ven JP, Kirchhof B, Hoyng CB, Klevering BJ, Liakopoulos S, den Hollander AI. Evaluation of serum lipid concentrations and genetic variants at high-density lipoprotein metabolism loci and TIMP3 in age-related macular degeneration. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2011; 52:5525-5528. Pubmed

Hoerster R, Muether PS, Hermann MM, Koch K, Kirchhof B, Fauser S. Subjective and functional deterioration in recurrences of neovascular AMD are often preceded by morphological changes in optic coherence tomography. Br J Ophthalmol 95:1424-1426. Pubmed

Hoerster R, Ristau T, Sadda SR, Liakopoulos S. Individual recurrence intervals after anti-VEGF therapy for age-related macular degeneration. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 2011; 249:645-652. Pubmed 

Muether PS, Hermann MM, Koch K, Fauser S. Delay between medical indication to anti-VEGF treatment in age-related macular degeneration can result in a loss of visual acuity. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 2011; 249:633-637. Pubmed 

Smailhodzic D, Fleckenstein M, Theelen T, Boon CJ, van Huet RA, van de Ven JP, den Hollander AI, Schmitz-Valckenberg S, Hoyng CB, Weber BH, Holz FG, Klevering BJ. Central areolar choroidal dystrophy (CACD) and age-related macular degeneration (AMD): differentiating characteristics in multimodal imaging. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2011; 52:8908-8918. Pubmed

Stanton CM, Yates JR, den Hollander AI, Seddon JM, Swaroop A, Stambolian D, Fauser S, Hoyng C, Yu Y, Atsuhiro K, Branham K, Othman M, Chen W, Kortvely E, Chalmers K, Hayward C, Moore AT, Dhillon B, Ueffing M, Wright AF. Complement factor D in age-related macular degeneration. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2011; 52:8828-8834. Pubmed

Vierkotten S, Muether PS, Fauser S. Overexpression of HTRA1 leads to ultrastructural changes in the elastic layer of Bruch's membrane via cleavage of extracellular matrix components. PLoS One 2011; 6:e22959. Pubmed