Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

Publications 2016-


Agban Y, Lian J, Prabakar S, Seyfoddin A, Rupenthal ID.
Nanoparticle cross-linked collagen shields for the sustained delivery of pilocarpine hydrochloride.
International Journal of Pharmaceutics (2016) 501: 96-101. (IF 3.994).

Alghamdi H, Svirskis D, Bunt CR, Swift S, Rupenthal ID.
Azithromycin and Dexamethasone Loaded β-Glucan Films for the Treatment of Blepharitis.
Drug Delivery Letters (2016) 6(1): 22-29.

Becker DL, Phillips AR, Duft BJ, Kim Y, Green CR.
Translating connexin biology into therapeutics.
Semin Cell Devel Biol 2016; 50:49-58. (Review).

Bhikoo R, Vellara H, McKelvie J, McGhee CNJ, Patel DV.
The effect of abnormal stromal protein on the biomechanical properties of the cornea.
Clinical and Experimental Optometry. (In press).

Bisht R, Jaiswal JK, Chen YS, Jin J, Rupenthal ID.
Light-responsive in situ forming injectable implants for effective drug delivery to the posterior segment of the eye.
Expert Opinion on Drug Delivery (2016) 13(7): 953-962. (IF 5.434).

Bisht R, Mandal A, Rupenthal ID, Mitra AK.
Ex vivo investigation of ocular tissue distribution following intravitreal administration of connexin43 mimetic peptide using the microdialysis technique and LCMS/MS.
Drug Delivery and Translational Research (2016), 6(6): 763-770. (IF 1.887).

Bobba S, Di Girolamo N, Mills R, Daniell M, Chan E, Harkin DG, Cronin BG, Crawford G, McGhee C, Watson S.
Nature and incidence of severe limbal stem cell deficiency in Australia and New Zealand.
Clin Exp Ophthalmol 2016 Aug 9. doi: 10.1111/ceo.12813. (Epub ahead of print).

Brochner O, Raynel S.
The Retina.
Chapter 21, in Ophthalmic Care. M&K Publishing, UK (2016). Marsden J (ed). (In press).

Chew SS, Kerr NM, Wong AB, Craig JP, Chou CY, Danesh-Meyer HV.
Anxiety in visual field testing.
Br J Ophthalmol 2016. Aug;100(8):1128-33.

Craig JP, Downie LE.
The tear film.
In: Contact Lens Wear.  Phillips and Speedwell (eds.) In: Contact Lenses 6e. Elsevier, UK (In press).

Craig JP, Kim D, Lee JM, Wang MT.
Exploring the predisposition of the Asian eye to dry eye development.
Ocul Surf. 2016 Jul;14(3):385-92.

Crawford AZ, McKelvie J, Craig JP, McGhee CNJ, Patel DV.
Corneal transplantation in Auckland, New Zealand, 1999-2009: indications, patient characteristics, ethnicity, social deprivation, and access to services.
Cornea. (In press).

Crawford AZ, McKelvie J, McGhee CNJ, Patel DV.
Patient characteristics and indications for corneal transplantation in Auckland 1999-2009.
Cornea. (In press).

Crawford AZ, Meyer JJ, Patel DV, Ormonde SE, McGhee CNJ.
Complications related to sutures following penetrating and deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty.
Clin Exp Ophthalmol 2016 Mar;44(2):142-3. doi: 10.1111/ceo.12635. PMID: 26290274.

Danesh-Meyer HV, Zhang J, Acosta ML, Rupenthal ID, Green CR.
Connexin43 in retinal injury and disease.
Prog Retin Eye Res 2016; 51:41-68. PMID: 26432657. (Review).

de Bosch L, Ormonde S, Misra SL.
Visual outcomes following deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty in granular corneal dystrophy types 1 and 2: a comparative case report.
Korean Journal of Ophthalmology 2016 Dec, Vol 30, no.6.

de Souza CF, Nivison-Smith L, Christie DL, Polkinghorne P, McGhee C, Kalloniatis M, Acosta ML.
Macromolecular markers in normal human retina and applications to human retinal disease. 
Exp Eye Res 2016 Sep;150:135-48. doi: 10.1016/j.exer.2016.01.002 PMID: 26769220.

Duxfield L, Sultana R, Wang R, Englebretsen V, Deo S, Swift S, Rupenthal ID, Al-Kassas R.
Development of gatifloxacin loaded polymeric nanoparticles for ocular drug delivery.
Pharmaceutical Development and Technology (2016) 21: 172-179. (IF 1.566).

Fogagnolo P, Lester M, Liang H, Patel DV.
Advances in Confocal Microscopy of the Eye.
Biomed Res Int 2016. (Epub ahead of print).

Gokul A, Patel DV, Watters G, McGhee CN.
The Natural History of Corneal Topographic Progression of Keratoconus after Age 30 years in Non-contact Lens Wearers.
British Journal of Ophthalmology. (Epub ahead of print).

Gokul A, Patel DV, McGhee CN.
Dr John Nottingham's 1854 landmark treatise on conical cornea considered in the context of current knowledge of keratoconus.
Cornea 2016;35(5):673-8.

Greene CA, Green CR, Dickinson ME, Johnson V, Sherwin T.
Keratocytes are induced to produce collagen type II: A new strategy for in vivo corneal matrix regeneration.
Exp Cell Res 2016; 347:241-249.

Grzybowski A, Schwartz SG, Matsuura K, Tone SO, Arshinoff S, Jonathon NQ, Meyer JJ, Liu W, Jacob S, Packer M, Lutfiamida R, Tahija S, Roux P, Malyugin B, Urretz-Zavalia JA, Crim N, Esposito E, Daponte P, Pellegrino F, Graue-Hernandez EO, Jimenez-Corona A, Garcia JV, Hernandez-Camarena JC, Relhan N, Flynn HW Jr, Ravindran RD.
Endophthalmitis prophylaxis in cataract surgery: Overview of current practice patterns around the world.
Curr Pharm Design 2016. (Epub Dec 16).

Guo CX, Nor MNM, Danesh-Meyer HV, Vessey K, Fletcher EL, O’Carroll SJ, Acosta ML, Green CR.
Connexin43 mimetic peptide improves retinal function and reduces inflammation in a light damaged albino rat model.
Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science 2016; 57: 3961-3973.

Kersten HM, Danesh-Meyer HV, Roxburgh RH.
Ophthalmic Findings in Myotonic Dystrophy Type 2: A Case Series.
Journal of Neurology, 263 (12), 2552-2554, 2016.

Kersten HM, Roxburgh RH, Danesh-Meyer HV, Hutchinson DO.
Optical Coherence Tomography Findings in a Patient with Type 1 Sialidosis.
Journal of Clinical Neuroscience, 31, 199-201, 2016.

Kim BZ, Jordan CA, McGhee CNJ, Patel DV.
A prospective study of Scheimpflug analysis of corneal haze after corneal collagen cross-linking in keratoconus.
Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery 2016;42(7):1053-9.

Kim BZ, Jordan CA, McGhee CN, Patel DV.
Natural history of corneal haze after corneal collagen crosslinking in keratoconus using Scheimpflug analysis.
J Cataract Refract Surg 2016 Jul;42(7):1053-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jcrs.2016.04.019 PMID: 27492105.

Kim BZ, Meyer JJ, Brookes NH, Moffatt SL, Twohill HC, Pendergrast DG, Sherwin T, McGhee CN.
New Zealand trends in corneal transplantation over the 25 years 1991-2015.
British Journal of Ophthalmology Sep 15 2016. doi: 10.1136/bjophthalmol-2016-309021 PMID: 27635063.

Kim BZ, Patel DV, McGhee CN.
The Auckland Cataract Study 2: clinical outcomes of phacoemulsification cataract surgery in a public teaching hospital.
Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology. (In press).

Kim BZ, Patel DV, Sherwin T, McGhee CN.
The Auckland Cataract Study: assessing preoperative risk stratification systems for phacoemulsification surgery in a teaching hospital.
American Journal of Ophthalmology 2016. (Epub ahead of print).

Kim Y, Davidson JO, Phillips AR, Green CR, Gunn AJ.
The role of hemichannels in CNS inflammation and the inflammasome pathway.
In: Ion channels as therapeutic targets. Advances in Protein Chemistry and Structural Biology 74, 2016.

Kim Y, Green CR.
Assessing Connexin Hemichannel Function.
In: Gap Junction and Pannexin Channels, “A Volume in the Methods in Signal Transduction Series”. Ed: Donglin Bai and Juan C. Sáez. CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group 2016.

Kim Y, Griffin JM, Harris PWR, Chan SHC, Nicholson LFB, Brimble MA, O’Carroll SJ, Green CR.
Characterizing the mode of action of extracellular Connexin43 channel blocking mimetic peptides in an in vitro ischemia injury model.
Biochim Biophys Acta 2017; 1861:68-78.

Krepelova A, Simandlova M, Vlckova M, Kutah P, Vincent AL, Liskova P.
Mutational Analysis of FOXL2 in Czech and Slovak patients with blepharophimosis-ptosis-epicanthus inversus syndrome detects two novel missense mutations and an atypical phenotype.
Clin Exp Ophthalmol (2016). (Jun 10 Epub ahead of print).

Li H, He J, Yu H, Green CR, Chang J.
Bioglass promotes wound healing by affecting gap junction connexin 43 mediated endothelial cell behavior.
Biomaterials 2016; 84:64-75.

Lian J, Agban Y, Raudsepp A, Williams MAK, Rupenthal ID, Henning A, Cheong S, Tilley RD, Ahn M, Holmes G, Prabakar S.
PVP/ZnO Quantum dots and their interaction with Type I collagen.
European Polymer Journal (2016) 75: 399-405. (IF 3.242).

Mao Y, Tonkin RS, Nguyen T, O’Carroll SJ, Nicholson LFB, Green CR, Moalem-Taylor G, Gorrie CA.
Systemic administration of Connexin43 mimetic peptide improves functional recovery following traumatic spinal cord injury in adult rats.
J Neurotrauma 2016; 33:1-13.

Marasini S, Swift S, Dean SJ, Ormonde SE, Craig JP.
Spectrum and sensitivity of bacterial keratitis isolates in Auckland.
J Ophthalmol, special issue Ocular Infections: Clinical and Microbial Diagnosis, Treatment, and Epidemiology 2016:3769341. (Epub).

Mathan JJ, Ismail S, McGhee JJ, McGhee CNJ, Sherwin T.
Sphere-forming cells from peripheral cornea demonstrate the ability to re-populate the ocular surface.
Stem Cell Research and Therapy 2016 7(1).

Mathan JJ, Patel DV, McGhee CNJ, Patel HY.
Analysis of glaucoma subtypes and corresponding demographics in a New Zealand population.
Biomedicine Hub. (In press). 

McGhee CNJ, Crawford AZ, Meyer JJ, Patel DV.
Chemical injuries of the eye.
In: Cornea, Fourth Edition.  Mosby Elsevier 2016. Krachmer JH, Mannis MJ, Holland EJ (eds).

McGhee CN, Kim BZ.
Fungal keratitis: dealing with a diverse kingdom of ocular assailants.
Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2016 Dec;44(9):755-756. doi: 10.1111/ceo.12848. PMID: 28001007.

Meyer JJ.
Keratopathy Actinic.
In: Encyclopedia of Ophthalmology. Springer-Verlig Berlin Heidelberg 2018. Schmidt-Erfurth E, Kohnen T (eds).

Meyer JJ.
Keratinoid Degeneration.
In: Encyclopedia of Ophthalmology. Springer-Verlig Berlin Heidelberg 2018. Schmidt-Erfurth E, Kohnen T (eds).

Meyer JJ.
Climatic Droplet Keratopathy (Spheroidal Degeneration).
In: Encyclopedia of Ophthalmology. Springer-Verlig Berlin Heidelberg 2018. Schmidt-Erfurth E, Kohnen T (eds).

Meyer JJ, Gokul A, Crawford AZ, McGhee CN.
Penetrating Keratoplasty for Keratoconus With and Without Resolved Corneal Hydrops: Long-term Results.
Am J Ophthalmol 2016 Sep;169:282-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ajo.2016.07.001. PMID: 27422170.

Meyer JJ, Gokul A, Vellara HR, Prime Z, McGhee CN.
Repeatability and agreement of Orbscan II, Pentacam HR and Galilei tomography systems in corneas with keratoconus.
Am J Ophthalmol 2016 Dec 16. pii: S0002-9394(16)30599-2. doi: 10.1016/j.ajo.2016.12.003. (Epub ahead of print). PMID: 27993593.

Meyer JJ, McGhee CN.
Acute Corneal Hydrops Complicated by Microbial Keratitis: Case Series Reveals Poor Immediate and Long-Term Prognosis.
Cornea 2016 Jul;35(7):1019-22. doi: 10.1097/ICO.0000000000000883. PMID: 27191669.

Meyer JJ, McGhee CN.
Incidence, severity and outcomes of traumatic wound dehiscence following penetrating and deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty.
Br J Ophthalmol 2016 Oct;100(10):1412-5. doi: 10.1136/bjophthalmol-2015-307604. PMID: 26858088.

Meyer JJ, Polkinghorne PJ, McGhee CN.
Cataract surgery practices and endophthalmitis prophylaxis by New Zealand Ophthalmologists.
Clin Exp Ophthalmol 2016 Sep;44(7):643-645. doi: 10.1111/ceo.12712 PMID: 26844945.

Misra SL, Braatvedt GD, Patel DV.
The impact of diabetes mellitus on the ocular surface: a review.
Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology 2016 May; 44 (4):278-88. (Invited review).

Mooi J, Wang MT, Lim J, Müller A, Craig JP.
Minimising instilled volume reduces the impact of fluorescein on clinical measurements of tear film stability.
Cont Lens Anterior Eye 2016. doi: 10.1016/j.clae.2017.01.004

Naylor RW, McGhee CNJ, Cowan CA, Davidson AJ, Holm TM, Sherwin, T.
Derivation of Corneal Keratocyte-Like Cells from Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells.
PloS one 2016 11: e0165464.

Oliver VF, van Bysterveldt KA, Cadzow M, Steger B, Romano V, Markie D, Hewitt AW, Mackey DA, Willoughby CE, Sherwin T, Crosier PS, McGhee CN, Vincent AL.
A COL17A1 Splice-Altering Mutation Is Prevalent in Inherited Recurrent Corneal Erosions.
Ophthalmology 2016 123: 709-722.

Oliver VF, Vincent AL.
The Genetics and Pathophysiology of IC3D Category 1 Corneal Dystrophies: A Review
Asia Pac J Ophthalmol (2016). (Invited Review, May 20 Epub ahead of print).

Patel DV.
Systemic associations of corneal deposits: a review and photographic guide.
Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology 2016. (Epub ahead of print).

Raoof N, Vincent AL.
Novel gene mutation in a patient with Bietti syndrome without corneal crystals.
Clin Exp Ophthalmol Nov 2016 doi: 10.1111/ceo.12871

Raynel S, Ward B, Slight C.
The Uveal Tract.
Chapter 19, in Ophthalmic Care, M&K Publishing, UK (2016). Marsden J (ed). (In press).

Ramtin A, Seyfoddin A, Coutinho FP, Waterhouse GIN, Rupenthal ID, Svirskis D.
Cytotoxicity considerations and electrically tunable release of dexamethasone from polypyrrole for the treatment of back-of-the-eye conditions.
Drug Delivery and Translational Research (2016) 6(6): 793-799. (IF 1.887).

Seyfoddin A, Sherwin T, Patel DV, McGhee CN, Rupenthal ID, Taylor JA, Al-Kassas R.
Ex vivo and In vivo Evaluation of Chitosan Coated Nanostructured Lipid Carriers for Ocular Delivery of Acyclovir.
Current Drug Delivery 2016 13: 923-934.

Sherwin T, Ismail S, Loh I-P, McGhee JJ.
Histopathology (from Keratoconus Pathology to Pathogenesis).
In: Keratoconus: Recent Advances in Diagnosis and Treatment.  Ed J. Alio. Springer 2017.

Trkova M, Hynek M, Dudkova L, Becvarova V, Hlozanek M, Raskova D, Vincent AL, Liskova P.
Early detection of bilateral Cataracts in Utero may represent a manifestation of severe congenital disease.
Am J Med Genet A (2016) Jul;170(7);1843-8. (Epub Jun 3).

Vellara HR, Hart R, Gokul A, McGhee CN, Patel DV.
In vivo ocular biomechanical compliance in thyroid eye disease.
Br J Ophthalmol. 2016 Dec 9. pii: bjophthalmol-2016-309532. doi: 10.1136/bjophthalmol-2016-309532. (Epub ahead of print). PMID: 27941044.

Vincent AL, Hunyor AP.
Macular disease genetics and supplementation: The evidence for choosing wisely.
Clin Exp Ophthalmol 2016 Aug;44(6):443-5. (Invited Editorial).

Wang MTM, Ganesalingam K, Loh CS, Alberquerque T, Al-Kanani S, Misra SL, Craig JP
Compatibility of phospholipid liposomal spray use with silicone hydrogel contact lens wear
Contact Lens and Anterior Eye; 40 (1), 53-58.

Wang MT, Murphy PJ, Blades KJ, Craig JP.
Comparison of non-invasive tear film stability measurement techniques.
Clin Exp Optom. (In press)

Watters GA, Turnbull PR, Swift S, Petty A, Craig JP.
Ocular surface microbiome in meibomian gland dysfunction in Auckland, New Zealand.
Clin Experiment Ophthalmol. 2016 Jul 29. doi: 10.1111/ceo.12810 (Epub ahead of print).

Willebrords J, Crespo Yanguas S, Maes M, Decrock E, Wang N, Leybaert L, Kwak BR, Green CR, Cogliati B, Vinken M.
Connexins and their channels in inflammation.
Crit Rev Biochem Mol Biol 2016 Jul 7:1-27. (Epub ahead of print).

Wilson PJ, Mathan JJ, Ismail S, McGhee JJ, Sherwin T, McGhee CNJ.
Autologous Corneal Repair Using In-Vitro Adult Stem Cell Expansion.
J. Stem Cell & Regenerative Biology 2016 2: 1-7.

Xue AL, Downie LE, Ormonde SE, Craig JP.
A comparison of the self-reported dry eye practices of New Zealand optometrists and ophthalmologists.
Ophthalmic Physiol Opt. 2016 doi: 10.1111/opo.12349

Yoon JJ, Misra SL, McGhee CNJ, Patel DV.
Demographics and ocular biometric characteristics of patients undergoing cataract surgery in Auckland, New Zealand.
Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology. 2016 Mar; 44(2): 106-13 doi: 10.1111/ceo.12634. PMID: 26284342.

You VM, Patel R, Raynel S, Squirrell D.
Nurses step up to meet demand for specialist eye treatment.
Nursing Review (2016) February, Vol 16 (1).