Journal Articles

  1. Bray L.J., George K.A., Hutmacher D.W., Chirila T.V. and Harkin D.G.: A dual-layer silk fibroin scaffold for reconstructing the human corneal limbus. Biomaterials, 33: 3529-3538 (2012).
  2. Bray L.J., Heazlewood C.F., Atkinson K., Hutmacher D.W. and Harkin D.G.: Evaluation of methods for cultivating limbal mesenchymal stromal cells. Cytotherapy, 14: 936-947 (2012).
  3. Chirila T.V., George K.A., Ghafor W.A.A., Pas S.J. and Hill A.J.: Sequential homo- interpenetrating polymer networks of poly(2-hydroxyethyl methacrylate): Synthesis, characterization and calcium uptake. J.f Appl. Polym. Sci., 126: E455-E466 (2012).
  4. Christensen M.E., Sinfield L.J., Cullup H., Waterhouse N.J., Atkinson K. and Rice A.M.: Environmental conditions are important for establishing and evaluating pre-clinical models of gvhd. Bone Marrow Transplant., 47: 607-609 (2012).
  5. Garudadri C.S., Rao H.L., Parikh R.S., Jonnadula G.B., P S., Nutheti R. and Thomas R.: Effect of optic disc size and disease severity on the diagnostic capability of glaucoma imaging technologies in an indian population. J. Glaucoma, 21: 475-480 (2012).
  6. George K.A., Chirila T.V. and Wentrup-Byrne E.: Effects of crosslink density on hydrolytic degradation of poly(l-lactide)-based networks. Polym. Degrad. Stab., 97: 964-971 (2012).
  7. Harkin D.G. and Chirila T.V.: Silk fibroin in ocular surface reconstruction – what is its potential as a biomaterial in ophthalmics? Future Med. Chem., 4:(2012).
  8. Hirst L.W.: Recurrence and complications after 1000 surgeries using pterygium extended removal followed by extended conjunctival transplant. Ophthalmology, 119: 2205-2210 (2012).
  9. Kwan A.S.L.: Laser photocoagulation for diabetic macular oedema in the era of anti-vascular endothelial growth factor therapy: is there a role? Clin. Experiment. Ophthalmol., 40: 535- 536 (2012).
  10. Lee A., Anderson A.R., Barnett N.L., Stevens M.G. and Pow D.V.: Alternate splicing and expression of the glutamate transporter EAAT5 in the rat retina. Gene, 506: 283-288 (2012).
  11. Liang Y.B., Xie C., Meng H.L., Feng M.Y., Fan S.J., Liu L.R., Xie L.L., Chao J., Wang X., Wang N.L., Li N. and Thomas R.: Daytime fluctuation of intraocular pressure in patients with primary angle-closure glaucoma following trabeculectomy. J. Glaucoma, 22: 349-54 (2012). 
  12. Paterson S.M., Brown D.H., Shaw J.A., Chirila T.V. and Baker M.V.: Synthesis of poly(2- hydroxyethyl methacrylate) sponges via activators regenerated by electron-transfer atom- transfer radical polymerization. Aust. J. Chem., 65: 931-934 (2012).
  13. Paterson S.M., Shadforth A.M.A., Brown A.S., Madden P.W., Chirila T.V. and Baker M.V.: The synthesis and degradation of collagenase-degradable poly(2-hydroxyethyl methacrylate)- based hydrogels and sponges for potential applications as scaffolds in tissue engineering. Mater. Sci. Eng. C, 32: 2536-2544 (2012).
  14. Shadforth A.M.A., George K.A., Kwan A.S.L., Chirila T.V. and Harkin D.G.: The cultivation of human retinal pigment epithelial cells on bombyx mori silk fibroin. Biomaterials, 33: 4110- 4117 (2012).
  15. Shen W., Fruttiger M., Zhu L., Chung S., Barnett N.L., Kirk J.K., Lee S., Coorey N.J., Killingsworth M., Sherman L.S. and Gillies M.C.: Conditional Muller cell ablation causes independent neuronal and vascular pathologies in a novel transgenic model. J. Neurosci., 32: 15715-15727 (2012).
  16. Thomas R.: Glaucoma in developing countries. Indian J. Ophthalmol., 60: 446-50 (2012).
  17. Vaddavalli P.K., Garg P., Rao G.N., Sharma S. and Thomas R.: Confocal microscopy. Author reply. Ophthalmology, 119: 429-430 (2012).
  18. Walland M.J., Parikh R. and Thomas R.: There is insufficient evidence to recommend lens extraction as a treatment for primary open angle glaucoma. An evidence-based perspective. Clin. Experiment. Ophthalmol., 40: 400-407 (2012).
  19. Walland M.J., Thomas R.: 'Please doctor, I have glaucoma. Can't you remove my lens?' Clin. Experiment. Ophthalmol., 40: 648-649 (2012). 

    Download 2012 Research Publications as PDF