Donald Tan

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Affiliation: Singapore General Hospital
Country: Singapore

Publications

  1. pmc Endothelial cell counts after Descemet's stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty versus penetrating keratoplasty in Asian eyes
    Marcus Ang
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore
    Clin Ophthalmol 6:537-44. 2012
  2. doi Corneal transplantation
    Donald T H Tan
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore
    Lancet 379:1749-61. 2012
  3. ncbi Penetrating keratoplasty in Asian eyes: the Singapore Corneal Transplant Study
    Donald T H Tan
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore
    Ophthalmology 115:975-982.e1. 2008
  4. ncbi Abnormal expression of the p53 tumor suppressor gene in the conjunctiva of patients with pterygium
    D T Tan
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Republic of Singapore
    Am J Ophthalmol 123:404-5. 1997
  5. ncbi Current treatment options for corneal ectasia
    Donald T H Tan
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore Eye Research Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 18:284-9. 2007
  6. ncbi Future directions in lamellar corneal transplantation
    Donald T H Tan
    Cornea and External Disease Service, Singapore National Eye Centre, 11 ThirdHospital Avenue, Singapore 168751
    Cornea 26:S21-8. 2007
  7. ncbi Keratoprosthesis surgery for end-stage corneal blindness in asian eyes
    Donald T H Tan
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore
    Ophthalmology 115:503-510.e3. 2008
  8. doi Efficacy of neural vision therapy to enhance contrast sensitivity function and visual acuity in low myopia
    Donald T H Tan
    Department of Ophthalmology, Singapore Eye Research Institute, 11 Third Hospital Avenue, Singapore
    J Cataract Refract Surg 34:570-7. 2008
  9. ncbi Paradigm shifts in corneal transplantation
    Donald T H Tan
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 38:332-8. 2009
  10. ncbi One-year multicenter, double-masked, placebo-controlled, parallel safety and efficacy study of 2% pirenzepine ophthalmic gel in children with myopia
    Donald T H Tan
    Singapore Eye Research Institute and Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore
    Ophthalmology 112:84-91. 2005

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  1. pmc Endothelial cell counts after Descemet's stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty versus penetrating keratoplasty in Asian eyes
    Marcus Ang
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore
    Clin Ophthalmol 6:537-44. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare endothelial cell counts after Descemet's stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty (DSAEK) and penetrating keratoplasty in Asian eyes...
  2. doi Corneal transplantation
    Donald T H Tan
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore
    Lancet 379:1749-61. 2012
    ..Femtosecond-laser-assisted surgery, bioengineered corneas, and medical treatment for endothelial disease are also likely to play a part in the future...
  3. ncbi Penetrating keratoplasty in Asian eyes: the Singapore Corneal Transplant Study
    Donald T H Tan
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore
    Ophthalmology 115:975-982.e1. 2008
    ..The indications, complications, long-term survival rates, and risk factors for graft failure of penetrating keratoplasty (PK) performed in Asian eyes are reported...
  4. ncbi Abnormal expression of the p53 tumor suppressor gene in the conjunctiva of patients with pterygium
    D T Tan
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Republic of Singapore
    Am J Ophthalmol 123:404-5. 1997
    ..To determine whether pterygium is a disorder of abnormal growth by examining the expression of the p53 gene in the conjunctiva of patients with pterygium...
  5. ncbi Current treatment options for corneal ectasia
    Donald T H Tan
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore Eye Research Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 18:284-9. 2007
    ..The purpose of this review is to summarize and evaluate relevant studies on new treatments for keratoconus, postrefractive surgery keratectasia, and peripheral ectatic corneal disorders...
  6. ncbi Future directions in lamellar corneal transplantation
    Donald T H Tan
    Cornea and External Disease Service, Singapore National Eye Centre, 11 ThirdHospital Avenue, Singapore 168751
    Cornea 26:S21-8. 2007
    ....
  7. ncbi Keratoprosthesis surgery for end-stage corneal blindness in asian eyes
    Donald T H Tan
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore
    Ophthalmology 115:503-510.e3. 2008
    ..To establish a multidisciplinary surgical program for osteo-odonto-keratoprosthesis (OOKP) surgery in Asia and to evaluate efficacy and preliminary safety of this keratoprosthesis in end-stage corneal and ocular surface disease...
  8. doi Efficacy of neural vision therapy to enhance contrast sensitivity function and visual acuity in low myopia
    Donald T H Tan
    Department of Ophthalmology, Singapore Eye Research Institute, 11 Third Hospital Avenue, Singapore
    J Cataract Refract Surg 34:570-7. 2008
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and safety of neural vision enhancement technology (NVC, NeuroVision, Inc.) to improve visual acuity and contrast sensitivity function in eyes with low myopia...
  9. ncbi Paradigm shifts in corneal transplantation
    Donald T H Tan
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 38:332-8. 2009
    ..This review details the current advances in emerging lamellar corneal surgical procedures and highlights the main advantages and disadvantages of these new lamellar corneal procedures...
  10. ncbi One-year multicenter, double-masked, placebo-controlled, parallel safety and efficacy study of 2% pirenzepine ophthalmic gel in children with myopia
    Donald T H Tan
    Singapore Eye Research Institute and Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore
    Ophthalmology 112:84-91. 2005
    ..To evaluate the safety and efficacy of the relatively selective M(1)-antagonist, pirenzepine ophthalmic gel (gel), in slowing the progression of myopia in school-aged children...
  11. doi Anterior lamellar keratoplasty: 'Back to the Future'- a review
    Donald T H Tan
    Singapore National Eye Centre, 11 Third Hospital Avenue, Singapore 168751
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 38:118-27. 2010
    ..This article reviews the various emerging techniques of anterior lamellar surgery, its indications and visual outcomes, to emphasize the shift from PK to ALK for stromal disorders with a healthy endothelium...
  12. doi Visual acuity outcomes after deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty: a case-control study
    D T H Tan
    Singapore National Eye Centre, 11 Third Hospital Avenue, Singapore, Singapore
    Br J Ophthalmol 94:1295-9. 2010
    ..To compare visual outcomes between deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty (DALK) and penetrating keratoplasty (PK). Secondarily to compare refractive outcomes, complications and graft survival between the three cohorts...
  13. ncbi Randomized clinical trial of Surodex steroid drug delivery system for cataract surgery: anterior versus posterior placement of two Surodex in the eye
    D T Tan
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore Eye Research Institute, 11 Third Hospital Avenue, Singapore 0316
    Ophthalmology 108:2172-81. 2001
    ..Sunnyvale, CA) in the eye after cataract surgery in comparison with steroid eyedrops and to compare anterior versus posterior chamber placement...
  14. ncbi Flow cytometry measurements of DNA content in primary and recurrent pterygia
    D T Tan
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore Eye Research Institute
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 41:1684-6. 2000
    ..To evaluate DNA content and cellular proliferation rates in primary and recurrent pterygia...
  15. ncbi Modified automated lamellar therapeutic keratoplasty for keratoconus: a new technique
    Donald T H Tan
    Singapore National Eye Centre, The Department of Ophthalmology, National University of Singapore, and the Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore
    Cornea 25:1217-9. 2006
    ..To describe a modified automated lamellar therapeutic keratoplasty (ALTK) technique for the treatment of keratoconus...
  16. pmc Distinct gene subsets in pterygia formation and recurrence: dissecting complex biological phenomenon using genome wide expression data
    Louis Tong
    Singapore Eye Research Institute SERI, Singapore National Eye Center, Singapore
    BMC Med Genomics 2:14. 2009
    ..For patients demonstrating a profile of 'recurrence', it may be necessary to manage as a poorer prognostic case and perhaps, more adjunctive treatment after resection of the primary lesion...
  17. pmc Use of multiple methods for genotyping Fusarium during an outbreak of contact lens associated fungal keratitis in Singapore
    Roland Jureen
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Alexandra Hospital, Singapore
    BMC Infect Dis 8:92. 2008
    ..Epidemiological investigations have indicated that improper contact lens wear and the use of specific contact lens solutions were risk factors...
  18. pmc In vitro effect of a corrosive hostile ocular surface on candidate biomaterials for keratoprosthesis skirt
    Xiao Wei Tan
    Tissue Engineering and Stem Cell Research Group, Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore
    Br J Ophthalmol 96:1252-8. 2012
    ..The authors aimed to compare the inflammatory response and material dissolution properties of two candidate KPro skirt materials, hydroxyapatite (HA) and titania (TiO(2)) in a simulated in vitro cornea inflammation environment...
  19. ncbi Pharmacokinetic and toxicity study of an intraocular cyclosporine DDS in the anterior segment of rabbit eyes
    Julian T S Theng
    Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 44:4895-9. 2003
    ..To establish the safety and pharmacokinetic efficacy of an Oculex Drug Delivery System (DDS; Oculex Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Sunnyvale, CA) containing cyclosporin A (CsA) in the anterior segment of the rabbit eye...
  20. ncbi Height and its relationship to refraction and biometry parameters in Singapore Chinese children
    Seang Mei Saw
    Department of Community, Occupational and Family Medicine, National University of Singapore, 16 Medical Drive, Singapore 117597, Republic of Singapore
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 43:1408-13. 2002
    ..To examine the association between the anthropometric measurements of height, weight, body mass index (BMI) and refraction and other ocular parameters in Singapore Chinese children...
  21. ncbi Cornea biomechanical characteristics and their correlates with refractive error in Singaporean children
    Laurence Lim
    Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 49:3852-7. 2008
    ..To determine corneal biomechanical parameters measured with the Reichert Ocular Response Analyser (ORA) in Singaporean children, and to assess their possible correlations with refractive error and biometry...
  22. ncbi Atropine for the treatment of childhood myopia
    Wei Han Chua
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore
    Ophthalmology 113:2285-91. 2006
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and safety of topical atropine, a nonselective muscarinic antagonist, in slowing the progression of myopia and ocular axial elongation in Asian children...
  23. ncbi Longitudinal study of anisometropia in Singaporean school children
    Louis Tong
    Singapore National Eye Center, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 47:3247-52. 2006
    ....
  24. doi Dual functionalization of titanium with vascular endothelial growth factor and β-defensin analog for potential application in keratoprosthesis
    Xiao Wei Tan
    Tissue Engineering and Stem Cell Group, Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore 168751, Singapore
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 100:2090-100. 2012
    ..This may improve implant integration and reduce the risk of device infection following artificial cornea implantation...
  25. doi Comparison of donor insertion techniques for descemet stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty
    Jodhbir S Mehta
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore
    Arch Ophthalmol 126:1383-8. 2008
    ..To evaluate the difference in endothelial cell damage between 2 donor insertion techniques for Descemet stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty (DSAEK)...
  26. ncbi Comparison of a donor insertion device to sheets glide in Descemet stripping endothelial keratoplasty: 3-year outcomes
    Marcus Ang
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore
    Am J Ophthalmol 157:1163-1169.e3. 2014
    ....
  27. doi Cost-effectiveness of osteo-odonto keratoprosthesis in Singapore
    Di Dong
    Duke NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore, Republic of Singapore
    Am J Ophthalmol 157:78-84.e2. 2014
    ..To determine the long-term cost-effectiveness of osteo-odonto keratoprosthesis (OOKP) relative to no treatment among patients with end-stage corneal and ocular surface diseases in Singapore...
  28. ncbi Ocular dominance, laterality, and refraction in Singaporean children
    Audrey Chia
    Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 48:3533-6. 2007
    ..To explore the effect of dominance and laterality on refractive error and axial length...
  29. doi In vivo evaluation of titanium oxide and hydroxyapatite as an artificial cornea skirt
    Xiao Wei Tan
    Tissue Engineering and Stem Cell Research Group, Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore, Singapore
    J Mater Sci Mater Med 23:1063-72. 2012
    ..With regards to corrosion resistance and inflammatory tissue responses, TiO(2) appears to be a promising material for keratoprosthetic skirt devices...
  30. doi Femtosecond lenticule extraction (FLEx): clinical results, interface evaluation, and intraocular pressure variation
    Marcus Ang
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 53:1414-21. 2012
    ..To characterize the clinical profile of femtosecond lenticule extraction (FLEx) correlated with ultrastructural analysis of the corneal interface and in vivo real-time intraocular pressure (IOP)...
  31. doi Comparison of candidate materials for a synthetic osteo-odonto keratoprosthesis device
    Xiao Wei Tan
    Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 52:21-9. 2011
    ..The aim of this investigation was to compare synthetic bioinert materials used for keratoprosthesis surgery with hydroxyapatite (HA) as a reference...
  32. ncbi Sensitivity and specificity of visual acuity screening for refractive errors in school children
    Louis Tong
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore
    Optom Vis Sci 79:650-7. 2002
    ..To examine the optimal cutoff point for the use of the visual acuity test to screen for refractive errors in schoolchildren...
  33. ncbi Performance of the Hansatome microsuction ring for laser in situ keratomileusis in eyes with narrow palpebral apertures
    Wei Han Chua
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore, Republic of Singapore
    J Cataract Refract Surg 30:2344-8. 2004
    ..To evaluate the performance of a new microsuction ring during laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) in eyes with narrow palpebral apertures...
  34. doi Identification of tear fluid biomarkers in dry eye syndrome using iTRAQ quantitative proteomics
    Lei Zhou
    Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore, Singapore
    J Proteome Res 8:4889-905. 2009
    ..This study demonstrated that iTRAQ technology combined with 2D-nanoLC-nanoESI-MS/MS quantitative proteomics is a powerful tool for biomarker discovery...
  35. ncbi Determinants of the optic cup to disc ratio in an Asian population: the Singapore Malay Eye Study (SiMES)
    Nishani Amerasinghe
    Glaucoma Department, Singapore National Eye Centre, 11 Third Hospital Ave, Singapore 168751
    Arch Ophthalmol 126:1101-8. 2008
    ..To describe the distribution and determinants of the optic cup to disc ratio (CDR) in Malay adults in Singapore...
  36. ncbi Proteomic analysis of rabbit tear fluid: Defensin levels after an experimental corneal wound are correlated to wound closure
    Lei Zhou
    Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore
    Proteomics 7:3194-206. 2007
    ..The increased availability of defensins in the tears during healing suggests that these peptides could protect the cornea from microbial attack during a period of increased vulnerability...
  37. doi A novel mutation in transforming growth factor-beta induced protein (TGFβIp) reveals secondary structure perturbation in lattice corneal dystrophy
    Rajamani Lakshminarayanan
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore 168751, Singapore
    Br J Ophthalmol 95:1457-62. 2011
    ..To describe mutations in the transforming growth factor-beta induced (TGFBI) gene in Asian patients with Bowman's membrane as well as stromal corneal dystrophies, and to elucidate their structural implications, using model peptides...
  38. ncbi Optic disk and retinal characteristics in myopic children
    Louis Tong
    Singapore National Eye Centre, 11 Third Hospital Avenue, Singapore 168751
    Am J Ophthalmol 138:160-2. 2004
    ..To examine the baseline retina and optic disk characteristics in children...
  39. ncbi Anisometropia in Singapore school children
    Louis Tong
    Singapore National Eye Center, Singapore, Singapore
    Am J Ophthalmol 137:474-9. 2004
    ..To report the prevalence rates of anisometropia in a school population and determine the relative contribution of refractive power and axial length to the measured anisometropia...
  40. doi Corneal graft survival and intraocular pressure control after descemet stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty in eyes with pre-existing glaucoma
    Desmond T Quek
    Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore, Republic of Singapore
    Am J Ophthalmol 152:48-54.e2. 2011
    ..To describe the effect of Descemet stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty (DSAEK) on intraocular pressure (IOP) and corneal graft survival in eyes with pre-existing glaucoma or ocular hypertension...
  41. doi Full-field electroretinogram findings in children in the atropine treatment for myopia (ATOM2) study
    Audrey Chia
    Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore, Singapore
    Doc Ophthalmol 126:177-86. 2013
    ..The aims of this study were to determine the longitudinal effects of myopia on full-field electroretinogram (ffERG) in children, and whether there were any effects due to atropine treatment...
  42. ncbi Deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty to treat microsporidial stromal keratitis
    Marcus Ang
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore 168751, Singapore
    Cornea 28:832-5. 2009
    ..To describe deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty (DALK) as a surgical option to treat a case of severe microsporidial stromal keratitis in an immunocompetent patient...
  43. doi Primary graft failure after Descemet-stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty: clinico-pathological study
    Jodhbir Singh Mehta
    Singapore National Eye Centre, 11 Third Hospital Avenue, Singapore
    Cornea 27:722-6. 2008
    ..We herein report histopathologic and ultrastructural changes in 2 cases of primary graft failure after DSAEK. We are not aware of these features being reported previously...
  44. pmc Effectiveness of antimicrobial Peptide immobilization for preventing perioperative cornea implant-associated bacterial infection
    Xiao Wei Tan
    Tissue Engineering and Stem Cell Group, Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 58:5229-38. 2014
    ..aureus than against P. aeruginosa. This work suggests that SESB2V AMP can be successfully functionalized in a rabbit keratitis model to prevent perioperative corneal infection. ..
  45. pmc Small incision lenticule extraction (SMILE) versus laser in-situ keratomileusis (LASIK): study protocol for a randomized, non-inferiority trial
    Marcus Ang
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore, Singapore
    Trials 13:75. 2012
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate whether SMILE is non-inferior to LASIK in terms of refractive outcomes at 3 months post-operatively...
  46. doi Severe vernal keratoconjunctivitis requiring trabeculectomy with mitomycin C for corticosteroid-induced glaucoma
    Marcus Ang
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 40:e149-55. 2012
    ..To describe clinical features of severe vernal keratoconjunctivitis with steroid response in Asian children and risk factors for glaucoma filtration surgery...
  47. doi Biological and ultrastructural properties of acelagraft, a freeze-dried γ-irradiated human amniotic membrane
    Laurence S Lim
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore 168751
    Arch Ophthalmol 128:1303-10. 2010
    ....
  48. doi Effect of structural parameters of peptides on dimer formation and highly oxidized side products in the oxidation of thiols of linear analogues of human beta-defensin 3 by DMSO
    Shouping Liu
    Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore
    J Pept Sci 15:95-106. 2009
    ..Together with molecular modelling, we propose a reaction mechanism to elucidate the oxidation results of these peptides...
  49. ncbi Descemet's stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty with anterior chamber intraocular lenses: complications and 3-year outcomes
    Marcus Ang
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore, Singapore Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore, Singapore
    Br J Ophthalmol 98:1028-32. 2014
    ..To describe outcomes and complications following Descemet's stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty (DSAEK) in eyes with pseudophakic bullous keratopathy (BK) while retaining the anterior chamber intraocular lenses (ACIOL)...
  50. ncbi Visual function and outcomes after cataract surgery in a Singapore population
    Seang Mei Saw
    Department of Community, Occupational and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Republic of Singapore
    J Cataract Refract Surg 28:445-53. 2002
    ..To identify the predictors of visual outcomes (visual acuity and visual function) in cataract surgery patients in Singapore and compare the visual outcomes of phacoemulsification and extracapsular cataract extraction (ECCE)...
  51. doi Femtosecond laser-assisted endothelial keratoplasty: a laboratory model
    Jodhbir Singh Mehta
    Singapore National Eye Centre, 11 Third Hospital Avenue, Singapore
    Cornea 27:706-12. 2008
    ..To evaluate the ability of a 40-kHz femtosecond laser in performing posterior stromal ablation for endothelial keratoplasty...
  52. doi Endothelial cell loss and graft survival after Descemet's stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty and penetrating keratoplasty
    Marcus Ang
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore
    Ophthalmology 119:2239-44. 2012
    ..We sought to compare endothelial cell (EC) loss and graft survival after Descemet's stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty (DSAEK) and conventional penetrating keratoplasty (PK) in Asian eyes...
  53. doi The impact of cataract surgery on quality of life
    Ecosse L Lamoureux
    Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore, Singapore
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 22:19-27. 2011
    ..This review summarizes the recent literature of the impact of cataract surgery from the patient's perspective, with a focus on second-generation patient reported outcome (PRO) measures that used Rasch analysis to explore their data...
  54. ncbi Interventions to retard myopia progression in children: an evidence-based update
    Seang Mei Saw
    Department of Community, Occupational and Family Medicine, National University of Singapore, 16 Medical Drive, Singapore 117597, Republic of Singapore
    Ophthalmology 109:415-21; discussion 422-4; quiz 425-6, 443. 2002
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of interventions such as eyedrops, bifocal lenses, or contact lenses in retarding the progression of myopia in myopic children...
  55. pmc Steroid-induced ocular hypertension in Asian children with severe vernal keratoconjunctivitis
    Marcus Ang
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore
    Clin Ophthalmol 6:1253-8. 2012
    ..We describe clinical characteristics and risk factors for corticosteroid response in children with severe vernal keratoconjunctivitis (VKC)...
  56. ncbi Defensins HNP1 and HBD2 stimulation of wound-associated responses in human conjunctival fibroblasts
    Jing Li
    Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 47:3811-9. 2006
    ..To study the responses of human conjunctival fibroblasts (HCFs) to stimulation by human neutrophil defensin 1 (HNP1) and beta defensin2 (HBD2)...
  57. ncbi Analysis of rabbit tear proteins by high-pressure liquid chromatography/electrospray ionization mass spectrometry
    Lei Zhou
    Singapore Eye Research Institute, c o Singapore National Eye Centre, 11 Third Hospital Avenue, Level 6, Singapore 168751
    Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom 17:401-12. 2003
    ..Importantly, this technique also allows quantification of each component resolved in the chromatogram. This method is very suitable for mapping peptides and proteins (<80 kDa) in tears...
  58. pmc Comparison of corneal sensitivity, tear function and corneal staining following laser in situ keratomileusis with two femtosecond laser platforms
    Andrea Petznick
    Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore
    Clin Ophthalmol 7:591-8. 2013
    ..To evaluate longitudinal changes in corneal sensitivity, tear function, and corneal staining in patients who underwent laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) using two different femtosecond lasers...
  59. ncbi Orthokeratology-related infectious keratitis: a case series
    Elaine W L Chee
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore
    Eye Contact Lens 33:261-3. 2007
    ..To describe five patients who developed infectious keratitis after the use of overnight orthokeratology contact lenses...
  60. ncbi Nearwork in early-onset myopia
    Seang Mei Saw
    Department of Community, Occupational and Family Medicine, National University of Singapore, Republic of Singapore
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 43:332-9. 2002
    ..To determine the relationship of nearwork and myopia in young elementary school-age children in Singapore...
  61. doi Corneal patch graft repair of exposed glaucoma drainage implants
    Mandeep Singh
    Department of Ophthalmology, National University Hospital, Singapore
    Cornea 27:1171-3. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe a novel method of repair for exposed glaucoma drainage implants (GDIs) using corneal patch grafts...
  62. ncbi Distribution of cyclosporin A in the cornea after topical or oral administration
    Julian Theng
    Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore
    J Ocul Pharmacol Ther 18:83-8. 2002
    ..98 +/- 6.55 ng CsA/mg tissue, with the lowest levels found in the stroma. Topical application of CsA is able to achieve high levels of CsA in the corneal epithelium, higher than that achieved from oral administration of CsA...
  63. ncbi Human limbal progenitor cell characteristics are maintained in tissue culture
    Shaohui Liu
    Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 35:80-6. 2006
    ..To determine the differentiation of human limbal epithelial cells in tissue culture...