Shannath Merbs

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Simple outpatient postoperative analgesia using an orbital catheter after enucleation
    Shannath L Merbs
    The Wilmer Eye Institute, and the Department of Ophthalmology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 122:349-52. 2004
  2. pmc Epigenetics and cell death: DNA hypermethylation in programmed retinal cell death
    Karl J Wahlin
    Department of Ophthalmology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e79140. 2013
  3. pmc Integrative analysis of tissue-specific methylation and alternative splicing identifies conserved transcription factor binding motifs
    Jun Wan
    Department of Ophthalmology, Wilmer Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, 21287 Baltimore, MD, USA, Department of Pharmacology and Molecular Science, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, 21287 Baltimore, MD, USA, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, 21287 Baltimore, MD, USA, Department of Neuroscience, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, 21287 Baltimore, MD, USA, Institute of Genetic Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, 21287 Baltimore, MD, USA and Institut de la Vision, 17 rue Moreau, 75012 Paris, France
    Nucleic Acids Res 41:8503-14. 2013
  4. pmc A novel methyl-binding domain protein enrichment method for identifying genome-wide tissue-specific DNA methylation from nanogram DNA samples
    Verity F Oliver
    Department of Ophthalmology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Epigenetics Chromatin 6:17. 2013
  5. pmc Relationship between immediate post-operative appearance and 6-week operative outcome in trichiasis surgery
    Shannath L Merbs
    Department of Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1718. 2012
  6. pmc Cell-specific DNA methylation patterns of retina-specific genes
    Shannath L Merbs
    Department of Ophthalmology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e32602. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Management of a blind painful eye
    Shannath L Merbs
    Wilmer Eye Institute, 600 North Wolfe Street, Maumenee 505, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Ophthalmol Clin North Am 19:287-92. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Pattern of recurrence of trachomatous trichiasis after surgery surgical technique as an explanation
    Shannath L Merbs
    Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Ophthalmology 112:705-9. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Use of porous polyethylene with embedded titanium in orbital reconstruction: a review of 106 patients
    Daniel C Garibaldi
    The Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 23:439-44. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint New corticosteroid-eluting porous polyethylene implant for the management of lower eyelid retraction: a pilot study
    Daniel C Garibaldi
    The Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 22:424-9. 2006

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Simple outpatient postoperative analgesia using an orbital catheter after enucleation
    Shannath L Merbs
    The Wilmer Eye Institute, and the Department of Ophthalmology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 122:349-52. 2004
    ..To evaluate an indwelling orbital catheter, placed at enucleation, for repeatable delivery of local anesthetic on an outpatient basis...
  2. pmc Epigenetics and cell death: DNA hypermethylation in programmed retinal cell death
    Karl J Wahlin
    Department of Ophthalmology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e79140. 2013
    ..Despite extensive studies of the programmed cell death that occurs during retinal development and degeneration, little is known about how DNA methylation might regulate neuronal cell death in the retina...
  3. pmc Integrative analysis of tissue-specific methylation and alternative splicing identifies conserved transcription factor binding motifs
    Jun Wan
    Department of Ophthalmology, Wilmer Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, 21287 Baltimore, MD, USA, Department of Pharmacology and Molecular Science, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, 21287 Baltimore, MD, USA, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, 21287 Baltimore, MD, USA, Department of Neuroscience, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, 21287 Baltimore, MD, USA, Institute of Genetic Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, 21287 Baltimore, MD, USA and Institut de la Vision, 17 rue Moreau, 75012 Paris, France
    Nucleic Acids Res 41:8503-14. 2013
    ..Our results suggest that DNA methylation-dependent alternative splicing is widespread and lay the foundation for further mechanistic studies of the role of DNA methylation in tissue-specific splicing regulation. ..
  4. pmc A novel methyl-binding domain protein enrichment method for identifying genome-wide tissue-specific DNA methylation from nanogram DNA samples
    Verity F Oliver
    Department of Ophthalmology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Epigenetics Chromatin 6:17. 2013
    ..Here we present a technique that enables characterization of genome-wide tissue-specific methylation patterns from nanogram quantities of DNA...
  5. pmc Relationship between immediate post-operative appearance and 6-week operative outcome in trichiasis surgery
    Shannath L Merbs
    Department of Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1718. 2012
    ..However, the immediate post-operative appearance that minimizes the chance of recurrence and other adverse outcomes has not been investigated...
  6. pmc Cell-specific DNA methylation patterns of retina-specific genes
    Shannath L Merbs
    Department of Ophthalmology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e32602. 2012
    ..Furthermore, these cell-specific patterns suggest that DNA methylation may play an important role in modulating photoreceptor gene expression in the developing mammalian retina...
  7. ncbi request reprint Management of a blind painful eye
    Shannath L Merbs
    Wilmer Eye Institute, 600 North Wolfe Street, Maumenee 505, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Ophthalmol Clin North Am 19:287-92. 2006
    ..This article reviews a range of options for management of blind painful eye from anesthesia to enucleation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Pattern of recurrence of trachomatous trichiasis after surgery surgical technique as an explanation
    Shannath L Merbs
    Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Ophthalmology 112:705-9. 2005
    ..To evaluate the pattern of recurrence of trachomatous trichiasis (TT) after bilamellar tarsal rotation surgery for trachoma...
  9. ncbi request reprint Use of porous polyethylene with embedded titanium in orbital reconstruction: a review of 106 patients
    Daniel C Garibaldi
    The Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 23:439-44. 2007
    ..To evaluate our initial experience with a porous polyethylene implant with embedded titanium in orbital reconstruction...
  10. ncbi request reprint New corticosteroid-eluting porous polyethylene implant for the management of lower eyelid retraction: a pilot study
    Daniel C Garibaldi
    The Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 22:424-9. 2006
    ..We designed a pPE corticosteroid-eluting implant and evaluated its characteristics in vitro and in vivo...
  11. ncbi request reprint Resection of an orbital lymphangioma with the aid of an intralesional liquid polymer
    Amit D Malhotra
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 26:2630-4. 2005
    ..The mixture caused the injected lobules to assume a firm, rubbery texture, allowing them to be excised without bleeding...
  12. doi request reprint Smooth nylon foil (SupraFOIL) orbital implants in orbital fractures: a case series of 181 patients
    D J John Park
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 24:266-70. 2008
    ..The authors report their experience with smooth nylon foil implants in the repair of orbital fractures...