K J Al-Ghoul

Summary

Affiliation: Rush University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The internalization of posterior subcapsular cataracts (PSCs) in Royal College of Surgeons (RCS) rats. I. Morphological characterization
    K J Al-Ghoul
    Department of Pathology, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Mol Vis 5:6. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Structural evidence of human nuclear fiber compaction as a function of ageing and cataractogenesis
    K J Al-Ghoul
    Department of Anatomy, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Exp Eye Res 72:199-214. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint The internalization of posterior subcapsular cataracts (PSCs) in Royal College of Surgeons (RCS) rats. II. The inter-relationship of optical quality and structure as a function of age
    J R Kuszak
    Departments of Pathology and Ophthalmology, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Mol Vis 5:7. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint A quantitative analysis of sutural contributions to variability in back vertex distance and transmittance in rabbit lenses as a function of development, growth, and age
    J R Kuszak
    Department of Pathology, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Optom Vis Sci 79:193-204. 2002

Collaborators

  • M J Costello
  • J R Kuszak
  • K L Herbert
  • L A Novak
  • J G Sivak
  • K L Peterson

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint The internalization of posterior subcapsular cataracts (PSCs) in Royal College of Surgeons (RCS) rats. I. Morphological characterization
    K J Al-Ghoul
    Department of Pathology, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Mol Vis 5:6. 1999
    ..To document lens ultrastructure during and after internalization of posterior subcapsular cataracts (PSCs) in Royal College of Surgeons (RCS) rats, a model for human autosomal retinal degenerative disease...
  2. ncbi request reprint Structural evidence of human nuclear fiber compaction as a function of ageing and cataractogenesis
    K J Al-Ghoul
    Department of Anatomy, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Exp Eye Res 72:199-214. 2001
    ..By extrapolation, the significantly increased compaction of nuclear fibers in age-related nuclear cataracts may be a contributing factor for excessive scatter in nuclear opacification...
  3. ncbi request reprint The internalization of posterior subcapsular cataracts (PSCs) in Royal College of Surgeons (RCS) rats. II. The inter-relationship of optical quality and structure as a function of age
    J R Kuszak
    Departments of Pathology and Ophthalmology, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Mol Vis 5:7. 1999
    ..The purpose of this study was to correlate the structure and optical quality of RCS lenses with PSCs as a function of their internalization, with normal, non-cataractous, age-matched control lenses...
  4. ncbi request reprint A quantitative analysis of sutural contributions to variability in back vertex distance and transmittance in rabbit lenses as a function of development, growth, and age
    J R Kuszak
    Department of Pathology, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Optom Vis Sci 79:193-204. 2002
    ..To correlate specific parameters of lens structure (anterior and posterior suture branch length and planar area) with variability in back vertex distance (BVD) and scatter in rabbit lenses as a function of development, growth, and age...