John Danias MD, PhD
SUNY Downstate, Ophthalmology, Cell Biology
Current Position: Professor of Ophthalmology and Cell Biology
Keywords Research Areas: glaucoma, neurodegeneration, steroid-induced glaucoma, retinal ganglion cells, complement
Research Focus:
  • Glaucoma and Optic Neuropathies
Clinical Relevance:
  • Glaucoma
Synopsis Of Research:

Our work focuses on understanding the pathophysiology of glaucomatous IOP elevation and optic nerve degeneration and developing novel approaches to treat this disease.

Current Or Representative Publications:

Panagis L, Zhao X, Ge Y, Ren L, Mittag TW, Danias J. Gene Expression Changes in Areas of Focal Loss of Retinal Ganglion Cells (RGC) in the Retina of DBA/2J Mice. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2009 Sep 8. [Epub ahead of print]PMID: 19737878

Gerometta R, Podos SM, Danias J, Candia OA. Steroid-induced ocular hypertension in normal sheep. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2009 Feb;50(2):669-73. Epub 2008 Sep 29.

Stasi K, Nagel D, Yang X, Wang RF, Ren L, Podos SM, Mittag T, Danias J. Complement component 1Q (C1Q) upregulation in retina of murine, primate, and human glaucomatous eyes. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2006 Mar;47(3):1024-9.

Filippopoulos T, Danias J, Chen B, Podos SM, Mittag TW. Topographic and morphologic analyses of retinal ganglion cell loss in old DBA/2NNia mice. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2006 May;47(5):1968-74.PMID: 16639004

Danias J, Kontiola AI, Filippopoulos T, Mittag T. Method for the noninvasive measurement of intraocular pressure in mice. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2003 Mar;44(3):1138-41.PMID: 12601041

State University of New York Medical Centers & College of Optometry Consortium

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