Alice Banh

Summary

Affiliation: University of Waterloo
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi Mechanisms of ocular toxicity using the in vitro bovine lens and sodium dodecyl sulfate as a chemical model
    Vladimir Bantseev
    School of Optometry and Department of Biology, University of Waterloo, Ontario, N2L 3G1 Canada
    Toxicol Sci 73:98-107. 2003
  2. ncbi Laser scanning analysis of cold cataract in young and old bovine lenses
    Alice Banh
    School of Optometry, University of Waterloo, Waterloo Ontario, Canada
    Mol Vis 10:144-7. 2004
  3. ncbi The role of Hsp70 and Hsp90 in TGF-beta-induced epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition in rat lens epithelial explants
    Alice Banh
    School of Optometry, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada
    Mol Vis 13:2248-62. 2007
  4. pmc Lens-specific expression of TGF-beta induces anterior subcapsular cataract formation in the absence of Smad3
    Alice Banh
    School of Optometry, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 47:3450-60. 2006
  5. ncbi Hsp70 in bovine lenses during temperature stress
    Alice Banh
    School of Optometry, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Mol Vis 9:323-8. 2003
  6. ncbi The lens of the eye as a focusing device and its response to stress
    Alice Banh
    School of Optometry, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3G1
    Prog Retin Eye Res 25:189-206. 2006
  7. pmc Matrix metalloproteinase inhibitors suppress transforming growth factor-beta-induced subcapsular cataract formation
    Dhruva J Dwivedi
    Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine, McMaster University, HSC 1R10, Hamilton, ON, Canada L8N3Z5
    Am J Pathol 168:69-79. 2006

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Publications7

  1. ncbi Mechanisms of ocular toxicity using the in vitro bovine lens and sodium dodecyl sulfate as a chemical model
    Vladimir Bantseev
    School of Optometry and Department of Biology, University of Waterloo, Ontario, N2L 3G1 Canada
    Toxicol Sci 73:98-107. 2003
    ..The results further suggest that recovery of lens metabolic function is necessary for the recovery of lens optical properties...
  2. ncbi Laser scanning analysis of cold cataract in young and old bovine lenses
    Alice Banh
    School of Optometry, University of Waterloo, Waterloo Ontario, Canada
    Mol Vis 10:144-7. 2004
    ..This research involves the use of a laser scanning instrument to evaluate the formation of cold cataracts in young and older bovine lenses...
  3. ncbi The role of Hsp70 and Hsp90 in TGF-beta-induced epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition in rat lens epithelial explants
    Alice Banh
    School of Optometry, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada
    Mol Vis 13:2248-62. 2007
    ..This study investigates the effects of heat shock treatment and the role of Hsp70 and Hsp90 on tranforming growth factor beta 2 (TGF-beta2)-induced epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition (EMT) in rat lens epithelial explants...
  4. pmc Lens-specific expression of TGF-beta induces anterior subcapsular cataract formation in the absence of Smad3
    Alice Banh
    School of Optometry, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 47:3450-60. 2006
    ..In this study, the role of Smad3 in anterior subcapsular cataract (ASC) formation was investigated in a transgenic TGF-beta/Smad3 knockout mouse model...
  5. ncbi Hsp70 in bovine lenses during temperature stress
    Alice Banh
    School of Optometry, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Mol Vis 9:323-8. 2003
    ..To determine the effects of heat shock treatment on cold cataract formation in bovine lenses...
  6. ncbi The lens of the eye as a focusing device and its response to stress
    Alice Banh
    School of Optometry, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3G1
    Prog Retin Eye Res 25:189-206. 2006
    ..Finally, lens accommodative function can be studied by measuring lens refractive change using a physiological model involving an intact accommodative apparatus...
  7. pmc Matrix metalloproteinase inhibitors suppress transforming growth factor-beta-induced subcapsular cataract formation
    Dhruva J Dwivedi
    Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine, McMaster University, HSC 1R10, Hamilton, ON, Canada L8N3Z5
    Am J Pathol 168:69-79. 2006
    ..Together, these findings demonstrate that TGFbeta-induced E-cadherin shedding in the lens is mediated by MMPs and that suppression of this phenomenon might explain the mechanism by which MMPIs inhibit ASC plaque formation...