Paolo Rama

Summary

Affiliation: San Raffaele Scientific Institute
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Double-biguanide therapy for resistant acanthamoeba keratitis
    Giulio Ferrari
    Bietti Eye Foundation, Rome, Italy
    Case Report Ophthalmol 2:338-42. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Unusual early recurrence of granular dystrophy after deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty: case report
    Paolo Rama
    Ophthalmology Cornea and Ocular Surface Unit, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milano, Italy
    Arq Bras Oftalmol 76:126-8. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty using an original manual technique
    Paolo Rama
    Ospedale San Raffaele, Unità Cornea e Superficie Oculare, Via Olgettina 60, Milano 20132, Italy
    Br J Ophthalmol 97:23-7. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Acanthamoeba keratitis with perforation after corneal crosslinking and bandage contact lens use
    Paolo Rama
    Department of Ophthalmology, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
    J Cataract Refract Surg 35:788-91. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Impending corneal perforation after collagen cross-linking for herpetic keratitis
    Giulio Ferrari
    G B Bietti Foundation IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    J Cataract Refract Surg 39:638-41. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Topical treatment with nerve growth factor in an animal model of herpetic keratitis
    Alessandro Lambiase
    Interdisciplinary Center for Biomedical Research CIR, Laboratory of Ophthalmology, University Campus Bio Medico of Rome, Via E Longoni, 83 00155, Rome, Italy
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 246:121-7. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Alkali burn versus suture-induced corneal neovascularization in C57BL/6 mice: an overview of two common animal models of corneal neovascularization
    Chiara Giacomini
    San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Via Olgettina 60, 20132 Milan, Italy Electronic address
    Exp Eye Res 121:1-4. 2014
  8. doi request reprint In vitro evidence of nerve growth factor effects on human conjunctival epithelial cell differentiation and mucin gene expression
    Alessandro Lambiase
    CIR Laboratory of Ophthalmology, University Campus Bio Medico, Rome, Italy
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 50:4622-30. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Limbal stem-cell therapy and long-term corneal regeneration
    Paolo Rama
    San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Ophthalmology Unit, Milan, Italy
    N Engl J Med 363:147-55. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Visual outcome in ocular sarcoidosis: retrospective evaluation of risk factors
    Elisabetta Miserocchi
    Department of Ophthalmology, University Vita Salute, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Ophthalmol 21:802-10. 2011

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Publications18

  1. pmc Double-biguanide therapy for resistant acanthamoeba keratitis
    Giulio Ferrari
    Bietti Eye Foundation, Rome, Italy
    Case Report Ophthalmol 2:338-42. 2011
    ..To report the clinical and diagnostic findings of a patient with Acanthamoeba keratitis resistant to both polyhexamethylene biguanide (PHMB)-hexamidine and chlorhexidine-hexamidine treatment...
  2. ncbi request reprint Unusual early recurrence of granular dystrophy after deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty: case report
    Paolo Rama
    Ophthalmology Cornea and Ocular Surface Unit, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milano, Italy
    Arq Bras Oftalmol 76:126-8. 2013
    ..The unusual localization and timing of this recurrence of granular corneal dystrophy after deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty suggests that corneal stromal keratocytes may play a role in the formation of granular deposits. ..
  3. doi request reprint Deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty using an original manual technique
    Paolo Rama
    Ospedale San Raffaele, Unità Cornea e Superficie Oculare, Via Olgettina 60, Milano 20132, Italy
    Br J Ophthalmol 97:23-7. 2013
    ..To evaluate the clinical findings and visual outcomes of deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty (DALK) using an original manual dissection technique...
  4. doi request reprint Acanthamoeba keratitis with perforation after corneal crosslinking and bandage contact lens use
    Paolo Rama
    Department of Ophthalmology, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
    J Cataract Refract Surg 35:788-91. 2009
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  5. doi request reprint Impending corneal perforation after collagen cross-linking for herpetic keratitis
    Giulio Ferrari
    G B Bietti Foundation IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    J Cataract Refract Surg 39:638-41. 2013
    ..However, corneal infection is itself a possible complication of this treatment. We describe a case of severe corneal thinning and melting in a woman who had a CXL procedure as a treatment for herpetic keratitis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Topical treatment with nerve growth factor in an animal model of herpetic keratitis
    Alessandro Lambiase
    Interdisciplinary Center for Biomedical Research CIR, Laboratory of Ophthalmology, University Campus Bio Medico of Rome, Via E Longoni, 83 00155, Rome, Italy
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 246:121-7. 2008
    ..The aims of this study were to evaluate the role of endogenous NGF in HSV corneal infection, and the effects of topical NGF treatment on herpetic keratitis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Alkali burn versus suture-induced corneal neovascularization in C57BL/6 mice: an overview of two common animal models of corneal neovascularization
    Chiara Giacomini
    San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Via Olgettina 60, 20132 Milan, Italy Electronic address
    Exp Eye Res 121:1-4. 2014
    ..Furthermore, lymphangiogenesis is more pronounced in the albino (FVB) strain after suture placement. We suggest that the suture model has a number of advantages and may be preferentially used to study corneal lymphangiogenesis. ..
  8. doi request reprint In vitro evidence of nerve growth factor effects on human conjunctival epithelial cell differentiation and mucin gene expression
    Alessandro Lambiase
    CIR Laboratory of Ophthalmology, University Campus Bio Medico, Rome, Italy
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 50:4622-30. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate in vitro the effect of NGF on conjunctival goblet cell differentiation and mucin production and secretion...
  9. ncbi request reprint Limbal stem-cell therapy and long-term corneal regeneration
    Paolo Rama
    San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Ophthalmology Unit, Milan, Italy
    N Engl J Med 363:147-55. 2010
    ..We investigated the long-term clinical results of cell therapy in patients with burn-related corneal destruction associated with limbal stem-cell deficiency, a highly disabling ocular disease...
  10. doi request reprint Visual outcome in ocular sarcoidosis: retrospective evaluation of risk factors
    Elisabetta Miserocchi
    Department of Ophthalmology, University Vita Salute, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Ophthalmol 21:802-10. 2011
    ..To analyze risk factors associated with poor visual outcome in patients with ocular sarcoidosis...
  11. doi request reprint Safety and efficacy of topical infliximab in a mouse model of ocular surface scarring
    Giulio Ferrari
    Cornea and Ocular Surface Disease Unit, Eye Repair Lab, San Raffaele Hospital, Via Olgettina 60, Milan, Italy
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 54:1680-8. 2013
    ..To evaluate the safety/efficacy of topical infliximab, an anti-TNF-α monoclonal antibody, in a mouse model of ocular surface scarring...
  12. ncbi request reprint Rapid molecular identification of fungal pathogens in corneal samples from suspected keratomycosis cases
    Nicasio Mancini
    Laboratorio di Microbiologia e Virologia1, Dipartimento di Oftalmologia e Scienze della Visione, IRCCS Istituto Scientifico San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    J Med Microbiol 55:1505-9. 2006
    ..Similar studies on larger panels of patients and on different clinical samples are required for further investigation of the clinical potential of ITS-based approaches in the diagnosis of mycotic infections...
  13. ncbi request reprint Anterior uveitis complicating zoledronic acid infusion
    Annalisa Colucci
    San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Ophthalmology, Milano, Italy
    Ocul Immunol Inflamm 17:267-8. 2009
    ..The patient was treated with topical prednisone and cycloplegic eye drops, with complete recovery after one month. This report shows that, on rare occasions, zoledronic acid can be a possible cause of acute anterior uveitis...
  14. ncbi request reprint Atypical toxoplasmosis masquerading late occurrence of typical findings
    Elisabetta Miserocchi
    Department of Ophthalmology, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milano Italy
    Eur J Ophthalmol 19:1091-3. 2009
    ..To report two unusual cases of ocular toxoplasmosis...
  15. doi request reprint Adult human Müller glia cells are a highly efficient source of rod photoreceptors
    Serena G Giannelli
    Stem Cell and Neurogenesis Unit, Division of Neuroscience, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
    Stem Cells 29:344-56. 2011
    ..These data provide evidence that Müller glia retains an unpredicted plasticity and multipotent potential into adulthood, and it is therefore a promising source of novel therapeutic applications in retinal repair...
  16. pmc In vivo confocal microscopy in goldenhar syndrome: a case report
    Giacinto Triolo
    Cornea and Ocular Surface Unit, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
    BMC Ophthalmol 13:55. 2013
    ..We aimed to (i) describe the in vivo confocal morphology of limbal dermoids in Goldenhar syndrome and (ii) compare these findings with standard light microscopy...
  17. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of valacyclovir vs acyclovir for the prevention of recurrent herpes simplex virus eye disease: a pilot study
    Elisabetta Miserocchi
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
    Am J Ophthalmol 144:547-51. 2007
    ..To compare the efficacy of one-year treatment with valacyclovir vs acyclovir in preventing recurrence of the herpes simplex virus (HSV) eye disease...
  18. pmc Molecular basis for keratoconus: lack of TrkA expression and its transcriptional repression by Sp3
    Alessandro Lambiase
    Department of Ophthalmology, University Campus Bio Medico, G B Bietti Eye Foundation, Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico, Rome, Italy
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:16795-800. 2005
    ..This mechanism for the transcriptional repression of the TrkA(NGFR) gene can provide the platform for the development of a therapeutic strategy...