JODY RADA

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Identification of RALDH2 as a visually regulated retinoic acid synthesizing enzyme in the chick choroid
    Jody A Summers Rada
    Department of Cell Biology, University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73104, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 53:1649-62. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint The sclera and myopia
    Jody A Summers Rada
    Department of Cell Biology, University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, 940 Stanton L Young Boulevard, BMSB, Room 553, Oklahoma City, 73104, USA
    Exp Eye Res 82:185-200. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Melatonin receptors in chick ocular tissues: implications for a role of melatonin in ocular growth regulation
    Jody A Summers Rada
    Department of Cell Biology, Universoty of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73104, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 47:25-33. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Choroidal regulation of scleral glycosaminoglycan synthesis during recovery from induced myopia
    Jody A Summers Rada
    Department of Cell Biology, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73104, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 48:2957-66. 2007
  5. pmc Increased hyaluronan synthase-2 mRNA expression and hyaluronan accumulation with choroidal thickening: response during recovery from induced myopia
    Jody A Summers Rada
    Departments of Cell Biology, University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Oklahoma City, OK 73104, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 51:6172-9. 2010
  6. pmc Inhibition of human scleral fibroblast cell attachment to collagen type I by TGFBIp
    Lilian Shelton
    Department of Cell Biology, University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Oklahoma City, OK 73104, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 50:3542-52. 2009
  7. pmc Ocular expression of avian thymic hormone: changes during the recovery from induced myopia
    Jody A Summers Rada
    Department of Cell Biology, University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Oklahoma City, OK, 73104, USA
    Mol Vis 15:778-92. 2009
  8. pmc Melatonin receptor expression in Xenopus laevis surface corneal epithelium: diurnal rhythm of lateral membrane localization
    Allan F Wiechmann
    Department of Cell Biology, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK 73126 0901, USA
    Mol Vis 15:2384-403. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Interaction of lumican with aggrecan in the aging human sclera
    Jane R Dunlevy
    Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Grand Forks, North Dakota 58203, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 45:3849-56. 2004

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc Identification of RALDH2 as a visually regulated retinoic acid synthesizing enzyme in the chick choroid
    Jody A Summers Rada
    Department of Cell Biology, University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73104, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 53:1649-62. 2012
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint The sclera and myopia
    Jody A Summers Rada
    Department of Cell Biology, University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, 940 Stanton L Young Boulevard, BMSB, Room 553, Oklahoma City, 73104, USA
    Exp Eye Res 82:185-200. 2006
    ..Based on these studies, a strategy directed at reversing myopia-associated scleral extracellular matrix remodeling events would be warranted, particularly in cases of high myopia in humans...
  3. ncbi request reprint Melatonin receptors in chick ocular tissues: implications for a role of melatonin in ocular growth regulation
    Jody A Summers Rada
    Department of Cell Biology, Universoty of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73104, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 47:25-33. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Choroidal regulation of scleral glycosaminoglycan synthesis during recovery from induced myopia
    Jody A Summers Rada
    Department of Cell Biology, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73104, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 48:2957-66. 2007
    ..The present study was undertaken to examine the relationship between choroidal permeability and scleral glycosaminoglycan synthesis rates during the development of and recovery from form deprivation myopia...
  5. pmc Increased hyaluronan synthase-2 mRNA expression and hyaluronan accumulation with choroidal thickening: response during recovery from induced myopia
    Jody A Summers Rada
    Departments of Cell Biology, University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Oklahoma City, OK 73104, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 51:6172-9. 2010
    ..The molecular events associated with choroidal thickening and the regulation of the choroidal response are largely unknown...
  6. pmc Inhibition of human scleral fibroblast cell attachment to collagen type I by TGFBIp
    Lilian Shelton
    Department of Cell Biology, University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Oklahoma City, OK 73104, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 50:3542-52. 2009
    ..Here the authors report that human scleral fibroblasts (HSFs) express TGFBI and that its protein product, TGFBIp, mediates an effect on cell attachment...
  7. pmc Ocular expression of avian thymic hormone: changes during the recovery from induced myopia
    Jody A Summers Rada
    Department of Cell Biology, University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Oklahoma City, OK, 73104, USA
    Mol Vis 15:778-92. 2009
    ..Gene expression was compared in the retina-retinal pigmented epithelium (RPE)-choroid of chick eyes that were decelerating in the rate of ocular growth ("recovering" from myopia) as compared with contralateral control eyes...
  8. pmc Melatonin receptor expression in Xenopus laevis surface corneal epithelium: diurnal rhythm of lateral membrane localization
    Allan F Wiechmann
    Department of Cell Biology, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK 73126 0901, USA
    Mol Vis 15:2384-403. 2009
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Interaction of lumican with aggrecan in the aging human sclera
    Jane R Dunlevy
    Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Grand Forks, North Dakota 58203, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 45:3849-56. 2004
    ..The present study was designed to describe the chemical nature of lumican core protein in the aging human sclera...

Research Grants17

  1. REGULATION OF SCLERAL GROWTH AND REMODELING IN MYOPIA
    Jody A Rada; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Ultimately, this information may be applied to strategies to reverse or prevent the scleral extracellular matrix changes associated with myopia development. ..
  2. REGULATION OF SCLERAL GROWTH AND REMODELING IN MYOPIA
    JODY RADA; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Ultimately, this information may be applied to strategies to reverse or prevent the scleral extracellular matrix changes associated with myopia development. ..
  3. Regulation of Scleral Growth and Remodelling in Myopia
    JODY RADA; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Ultimately, this information may be applied to strategies to reverse or prevent the scleral extracellular matrix changes associated with myopia development. ..
  4. REGULATION OF SCLERAL GROWTH AND REMODELLING
    JODY RADA; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Ultimately, this information may lead to the development of an anti-myopia therapy in children which would slow the progression of myopia by altering scleral metabolism and growth. ..
  5. REGULATION OF SCLERAL GROWTH AND REMODELING IN MYOPIA
    JODY RADA; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Ultimately, this information may be applied to strategies to reverse or prevent the scleral extracellular matrix changes associated with myopia development. ..