Bringing the future into focus

Key publications 2014

Caramoy A, Ristau T, Lechanteur YT, Ersoy L, Müller S, Gelisken F, Hoyng CB, Kirchof B, den Hollander AI, Fauser S. Environmental and genetic risk factors for retinal angiomatous proliferation. Acta Ophthalmol 2014; Epub ahead of print. Pubmed  

Droege KM, Caramoy A, Kersten A, Luberichs-Fauser J, Zilkens K, Müller D, Kirchof B, Fauser S. Patient preference of ranibizumab treatment regimen for neovascular age-related macular degeneration - monthly injections versus pro re nata. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 2014; 252(1):31-34. Pubmed

Duvvari MR, Paun CC, Buitendijk GH, Saskens NT, Volokhina EB, Ristau T, Schoenmaker-Koller FE, van de Ven JP, Groenewoud JM, van den Heuvel LP, Hofman A, Fauser S, Uitterlinden AG, Klaver CC, Hoyng CB, de Jong EK, den Hollander AI. Analysis of rare variants in the C3 gene in patients with age-related macular degeneration. PLoS One 2014; 9(4):e94165. Pubmed 

Ersoy L, Ristau T, Hahn M, Karlstetter M, Langmann T, Droge K, Caramoy A, den Hollander AI, Fauser S. Genetic and environmental risk factors for age-related macular degeneration in persons 90 years and older. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2014; 55(3):1842-1847. Pubmed 

Fauser S, Schwabecker V, Muether PS. Suppression of intraocular vascular endothelial growth factor during aflibercept treatment of age-related macular degeneration. Am J Ophthalmol 2014; Epub ahead of print. Pubmed

Hermann MM, van Asten f, Muether PS, Smailhodzic D, Lichtner P, Hoyng CB, Kirchof B, Grefkes C, den Hollander AI, Fauser S. Polymorphisms in vascular endothelial growth factor receptor 2 are associated with better response rates to ranibizumab treatment in age-related macular degeneration. Ophthalmology 2014; 121(4):905-910. Pubmed

Ristau T, Ersoy L, Lechanteur Y, den Hollander AI, Daha MR, Hahn M, Hoyng CB, Fauser S. Allergy is a protective factor against age-related macular degeneration. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2014; 55(1):210-214. Pubmed

Ristau T, Paun C, Ersoy L, Hahn M, Lechanteur Y, Hoyng C, de Jong EK, Daha MR, Kirchof B, den Hollander AI, Fauser S. Impact of the common genetic associations of age-related macular degeneration upon systemic complement component C3d levels. PLoS One 2014; 9(3):e93459. Pubmed

Saksens NT, Fleckenstein M, Schmitz-Valckenberg S, Holz FG, den Hollander AI, Keunen JE, Boon CJ, Hoyng CB. Macular dystrophies mimicking age-related macular degeneration. Prog Retin Eye Res 2014; 39:23-57. Pubmed

Theelen T, Berendschot TT, Klevering BJ, Fuijkschot J, Hoyng CB, Willemsen MA. Multimodal imaging of the macula in hereditary and acquired lack of macular pigment. Acta Ophthalmol 2014; 92(2):138-142.Pubmed