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    • Characterization of cells from patient-derived fibrovascular membranes in proliferative diabetic retinopathy 

      Kim, Leo A.; Wong, Lindsay L.; Amarnani, Dhanesh S.; Bigger-Allen, Alexander A.; Hu, Yang; Marko, Christina K.; Eliott, Dean; Shah, Vinay A.; McGuone, Declan; Stemmer-Rachamimov, Anat O.; Gai, Xiaowu; D’Amore, Patricia A.; Arboleda-Velasquez, Joseph F. (Molecular Vision, 2015)
      Purpose Epiretinal fibrovascular membranes (FVMs) are a hallmark of proliferative diabetic retinopathy (PDR). Surgical removal of FVMs is often indicated to treat tractional retinal detachment. This potentially informative ...
    • Notch Signaling Functions in Retinal Pericyte Survival 

      Arboleda-Velasquez, Joseph Fitzgerald; Primo, Vincent; Graham, Mark; James, Alexandra; Manent, Jan; D'Amore, Patricia Ann (Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO), 2014)
      Purpose.: Pericytes, the vascular cells that constitute the outer layer of capillaries, have been shown to have a crucial role in vascular development and stability. Loss of pericytes precedes endothelial cell dysfunction ...