J S Werner

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Night vision in the elderly: consequences for seeing through a "blue filtering" intraocular lens
    J S Werner
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, Section of Neurobiology, University of California Davis, 4860 Y Street, Suite 2400, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Br J Ophthalmol 89:1518-21. 2005
  2. pmc Outer retinal abnormalities associated with inner retinal pathology in nonglaucomatous and glaucomatous optic neuropathies
    J S Werner
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, Davis Eye Center, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Eye (Lond) 25:279-89. 2011
  3. pmc Senescence of foveal and parafoveal cone sensitivities and their relations to macular pigment density
    J S Werner
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento 95817, USA
    J Opt Soc Am A Opt Image Sci Vis 17:1918-32. 2000
  4. pmc Spherical aberration yielding optimum visual performance: evaluation of intraocular lenses using adaptive optics simulation
    John S Werner
    University of California Davis Eye Center, Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Cataract Refract Surg 35:1229-33. 2009
  5. pmc Visual insignificance of the foveal pit: reassessment of foveal hypoplasia as fovea plana
    Michael F Marmor
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Dr, Room A 157, Stanford, CA 94305 5308, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 126:907-13. 2008
  6. pmc Fourier-domain optical coherence tomography of eyes with idiopathic epiretinal membrane: correlation between macular morphology and visual function
    S Pilli
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, University of California, Davis Eye Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Eye (Lond) 25:775-83. 2011
  7. pmc High resolution Fourier-domain optical coherence tomography of retinal angiomatous proliferation
    Steven N Truong
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, University of California, Davis Medical Center, USA
    Retina 27:915-25. 2007
  8. pmc Adaptive optics-optical coherence tomography: optimizing visualization of microscopic retinal structures in three dimensions
    Robert J Zawadzki
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, Vision Science and Advanced Retinal Imaging Laboratory, University of California Davis, Sacramento 95817, USA
    J Opt Soc Am A Opt Image Sci Vis 24:1373-83. 2007
  9. pmc Fourier-domain optical coherence tomography and adaptive optics reveal nerve fiber layer loss and photoreceptor changes in a patient with optic nerve drusen
    Stacey S Choi
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Neuroophthalmol 28:120-5. 2008
  10. pmc Spatial profile of contours inducing long-range color assimilation
    Frédéric Devinck
    Section of Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior, Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California, USA
    Vis Neurosci 23:573-7. 2006

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Publications57

  1. pmc Night vision in the elderly: consequences for seeing through a "blue filtering" intraocular lens
    J S Werner
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, Section of Neurobiology, University of California Davis, 4860 Y Street, Suite 2400, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Br J Ophthalmol 89:1518-21. 2005
    ..01 log unit. It is thus improbable that a difference in scotopic vision between observers with the Natural and Conventional IOLs could be reliably detected using broadband stimuli...
  2. pmc Outer retinal abnormalities associated with inner retinal pathology in nonglaucomatous and glaucomatous optic neuropathies
    J S Werner
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, Davis Eye Center, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Eye (Lond) 25:279-89. 2011
    ..These results demonstrate that nonglaucomatous and glaucomatous optic neuropathies are associated with outer retinal changes following long-term inner retinal pathology...
  3. pmc Senescence of foveal and parafoveal cone sensitivities and their relations to macular pigment density
    J S Werner
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento 95817, USA
    J Opt Soc Am A Opt Image Sci Vis 17:1918-32. 2000
    ..However, because this result is independent of age, it is interpreted as being due to local gain changes resulting from differential filtering of incident light by the macular pigment between the fovea and the parafovea...
  4. pmc Spherical aberration yielding optimum visual performance: evaluation of intraocular lenses using adaptive optics simulation
    John S Werner
    University of California Davis Eye Center, Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Cataract Refract Surg 35:1229-33. 2009
    ..To evaluate the influence of spherical aberration on contrast sensitivity using adaptive optics...
  5. pmc Visual insignificance of the foveal pit: reassessment of foveal hypoplasia as fovea plana
    Michael F Marmor
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Dr, Room A 157, Stanford, CA 94305 5308, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 126:907-13. 2008
    ..To elucidate the visual significance of the foveal pit by measuring foveal architecture and function and to reassess use of the term foveal hypoplasia (as visual acuity can vary among patients who lack a pit)...
  6. pmc Fourier-domain optical coherence tomography of eyes with idiopathic epiretinal membrane: correlation between macular morphology and visual function
    S Pilli
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, University of California, Davis Eye Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Eye (Lond) 25:775-83. 2011
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  7. pmc High resolution Fourier-domain optical coherence tomography of retinal angiomatous proliferation
    Steven N Truong
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, University of California, Davis Medical Center, USA
    Retina 27:915-25. 2007
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  8. pmc Adaptive optics-optical coherence tomography: optimizing visualization of microscopic retinal structures in three dimensions
    Robert J Zawadzki
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, Vision Science and Advanced Retinal Imaging Laboratory, University of California Davis, Sacramento 95817, USA
    J Opt Soc Am A Opt Image Sci Vis 24:1373-83. 2007
    ..Finally, examples of microscopic retinal structures that are acquired with the University of California Davis AO-OCT system are presented...
  9. pmc Fourier-domain optical coherence tomography and adaptive optics reveal nerve fiber layer loss and photoreceptor changes in a patient with optic nerve drusen
    Stacey S Choi
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Neuroophthalmol 28:120-5. 2008
    ..New technology allows more precise definition of structural alterations of all retinal layers although it has not been used previously in cases of optic disc drusen...
  10. pmc Spatial profile of contours inducing long-range color assimilation
    Frédéric Devinck
    Section of Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior, Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California, USA
    Vis Neurosci 23:573-7. 2006
    ..This research suggests that luminance-dependent chromatic mechanisms mediate the WCE and that these mechanisms are sensitive to differences in the two spatial profiles of the pattern contours only when they are wide...
  11. pmc Photoreceptor counting and montaging of en-face retinal images from an adaptive optics fundus camera
    Bai Xue
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, University of California Davis, Sacramento 95817, USA
    J Opt Soc Am A Opt Image Sci Vis 24:1364-72. 2007
    ..Our algorithms do not require spatial regularity in cone packing and are, therefore, useful for counting cones in diseased retinas, as demonstrated for eyes with Stargardt's macular dystrophy and retinitis pigmentosa...
  12. pmc Spatial dependence of color assimilation by the watercolor effect
    Frédéric Devinck
    Section of Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior, Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, University of California, Davis, 4860 Y Street, Suite 2400, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Perception 35:461-8. 2006
    ..These results demonstrate that chromatic aberration may account, in part, for color assimilation over small, but not large, surface areas...
  13. pmc In vivo imaging of the photoreceptor mosaic in retinal dystrophies and correlations with visual function
    Stacey S Choi
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, University of California Davis, Sacramento 95817, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 47:2080-92. 2006
    ..To relate in vivo microscopic retinal changes to visual function in patients who have various forms of retinal dystrophy...
  14. pmc Aging and blur adaptation
    Sarah L Elliott
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, Department of Psychology, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    J Vis 7:8. 2007
    ..The neural processes mediating adaptation to blur thus appear to remain largely intact with aging...
  15. pmc Adaptation of a support vector machine algorithm for segmentation and visualization of retinal structures in volumetric optical coherence tomography data sets
    Robert J Zawadzki
    University of California, Davis, California 95817, USA
    J Biomed Opt 12:041206. 2007
    ..Our software has been tested successfully in clinical settings for its efficacy in assessing 3D retinal structures in healthy as well as diseased cases. Our tool facilitates diagnosis and treatment monitoring of retinal diseases...
  16. pmc Ultrahigh-resolution optical coherence tomography with monochromatic and chromatic aberration correction
    Robert J Zawadzki
    Vision Science and Advanced Retinal Imaging Laboratory VSRI, Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, UC Davis, 4860 Y Street, Suite 2400, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Opt Express 16:8126-43. 2008
    ..The combination of improved micron-scale 3D resolution, and reduced speckle size and contrast were found to significantly improve visibility of microscopic structures in the retina...
  17. pmc Role of high-order aberrations in senescent changes in spatial vision
    Sarah L Elliott
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, University of California, Davis, CA 95817, USA
    J Vis 9:24.1-16. 2009
    ..These results may indicate a larger role of additional optical factors when the impact of HOAs is removed, but also lend support for the importance of neural factors in age-related changes in spatial vision...
  18. pmc Error budget analysis for an adaptive optics optical coherence tomography system
    Julia W Evans
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, Vision Science and Advanced Retinal Imaging Laboratory, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Opt Express 17:13768-84. 2009
    ..We also discuss the scaling of error sources for different subjects and the need to improve the robustness of the system by addressing subject variability...
  19. pmc High-resolution Fourier-domain optical coherence tomography of choroidal neovascular membranes associated with age-related macular degeneration
    Susanna S Park
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, Davis Medical Center, University of California, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 51:4200-6. 2010
    ..To investigate the use of high-resolution Fourier-domain optical coherence tomography (Fd-OCT) to image choroidal neovascular membranes (CNVMs) associated with exudative age-related macular degeneration (eAMD)...
  20. pmc Age-related changes in contrast gain related to the M and P pathways
    Sarah L Elliott
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, University of California Davis, 4860 Y Street, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Vis 10:4.1-15. 2010
    ..Results indicate that both M and P pathways undergo age-related changes, but functional losses appear greater for the P pathway under the conditions tested...
  21. pmc Changes in cellular structures revealed by ultra-high resolution retinal imaging in optic neuropathies
    Stacey S Choi
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, 4860 Y Street, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 49:2103-19. 2008
    ..To study the integrity of inner and outer retinal layers in patients with various types of optic neuropathy by using high-resolution imaging modalities...
  22. pmc The watercolor effect: quantitative evidence for luminance-dependent mechanisms of long-range color assimilation
    Frédéric Devinck
    Section of Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, University of California, Davis, 4860 Y Street, Suite 2400 Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Vision Res 45:1413-24. 2005
    ..The results support the hypothesis that the WCE is mediated by luminance-dependent mechanisms of long-range color assimilation...
  23. pmc Assessment of multifocal electroretinogram abnormalities and their relation to morphologic characteristics in patients with large drusen
    Christina Gerth
    Department of Ophthalmology and Section of Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior, University of California, Davis, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 121:1404-14. 2003
    ....
  24. pmc Multifocal electroretinogram: age-related changes for different luminance levels
    Christina Gerth
    Department of Ophthalmology, Section of Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior, University of California Davis, 4860 Y Street, Suite 2400, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 240:202-8. 2002
    ..m(-2)). The relative contribution of optical and neural factors to senescent change in response was evaluated...
  25. pmc Long-term renormalization of chromatic mechanisms following cataract surgery
    Peter B Delahunt
    Department of Ophthalmology and Section of Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior, University of California Davis, 95817, USA
    Vis Neurosci 21:301-7. 2004
    ..The shifts in the achromatic point occur over a number of months and appear to occur independently of the fellow eye...
  26. pmc Cellular resolution volumetric in vivo retinal imaging with adaptive optics-optical coherence tomography
    Robert J Zawadzki
    Vision Science and Advanced Retinal Imaging Laboratory VSRI, Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, University of California Davis, 4860 Y Street, Suite 2400, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Opt Express 17:4084-94. 2009
    ..Additionally, we explored the utility of Interactive Science Publishing by linking all presented AO-OCT datasets with the OSA ISP software...
  27. pmc mfERG response dynamics of the aging retina
    Christina Gerth
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 44:4443-50. 2003
    ..To determine age-related changes in retinal response dynamics derived from multifocal electroretinograms (mfERGs)...
  28. pmc High-resolution Fourier-domain optical coherence tomography and microperimetric findings after macula-off retinal detachment repair
    Allison J Smith
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California, USA
    Ophthalmology 115:1923-9. 2008
    ....
  29. pmc Color naming, lens aging, and grue: what the optics of the aging eye can teach us about color language
    Joseph L Hardy
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of California, 4860 Y St, Suite 2400, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Psychol Sci 16:321-7. 2005
    ..Color naming for stimuli that were nominally green, blue-green, or blue was virtually identical for older and younger observers who viewed the same (unfiltered) stimuli. Our results are inconsistent with the lens-brunescence hypothesis...
  30. pmc Clinical application of rapid serial fourier-domain optical coherence tomography for macular imaging
    Suhail Alam
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, University of California Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Ophthalmology 113:1425-31. 2006
    ..To introduce and examine the utility of a retinal imaging technique using high-speed optical coherence tomography (OCT) for creating a more complete retinal structural map to aid in the evaluation of patients with macular pathology...
  31. ncbi request reprint Illusory color & the brain. Novel illusions suggest that the brain does not separate perception of color from perception of form and depth
    John S Werner
    University of California, Davis, USA
    Sci Am 296:90-5. 2007
  32. pmc Senescence of human multifocal electroretinogram components: a localized approach
    Radouil T Tzekov
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of California Davis, Suite 2400, 4860 Y Street, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 242:549-60. 2004
    ..This study was carried out to determine age-related changes in the localized response and localized variability in the mfERG parameters: N1P1 amplitude, scalar product and implicit time of P1...
  33. pmc Illusory spreading of watercolor
    Frédéric Devinck
    Section of Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior, Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    J Vis 6:625-33. 2006
    ..Our data suggest that the WCE depends critically upon the particular spatiochromatic arrangement in the display, with the relative chromatic contrast between the inducing contours being particularly important...
  34. pmc Cone-mediated multifocal electroretinogram in age-related macular degeneration: progression over a long-term follow-up
    Christina Gerth
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences and Section of Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior, University of California, Davis, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 124:345-52. 2006
    ..To evaluate the progression of change in the cone-driven multifocal electroretinogram (mfERG) responses in patients previously identified as having high-risk, soft drusen 63 mum or greater...
  35. pmc Senescence of spatial chromatic contrast sensitivity. II. Matching under natural viewing conditions
    Peter B Delahunt
    Department of Ophthalmology and Section of Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Opt Soc Am A Opt Image Sci Vis 22:60-7. 2005
    ..The results suggest that the perception of relative contrasts across spatial frequencies is stable with age...
  36. pmc Senescence of spatial chromatic contrast sensitivity. I. Detection under conditions controlling for optical factors
    Joseph L Hardy
    Department of Ophthalmology and Section of Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Opt Soc Am A Opt Image Sci Vis 22:49-59. 2005
    ..When stimuli were equated at the retina, the age-related difference in thresholds for S-varying stimuli was reduced. Both optical and neural factors contribute to these age-related losses in spatial chromatic contrast sensitivity...
  37. pmc Lutein, zeaxanthin, macular pigment, and visual function in adult cystic fibrosis patients
    Christine Schupp
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 79:1045-52. 2004
    ..Because the macular pigment of the retina is largely derived from 2 carotenoids, lutein and zeaxanthin, the decreased serum concentrations seen in CF may have consequences for ocular and retinal health..
  38. ncbi request reprint Aging and the saturation of colors. 2. Scaling of color appearance
    J M Kraft
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara 93106, USA
    J Opt Soc Am A Opt Image Sci Vis 16:231-5. 1999
    ....
  39. pmc Senescent changes in parafoveal color appearance: saturation as a function of stimulus area
    Holger Knau
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of California, Davis, Sacramento 95817, USA
    J Opt Soc Am A Opt Image Sci Vis 19:208-14. 2002
    ..The data were modeled by using an impulse-response function (i.e., Naka-Rushton equation) so that perceptive fields could be compared to electrophysiological measures of receptive fields or dendritic fields of retinal and cortical cells...
  40. ncbi request reprint Aging and the saturation of colors. 1. Colorimetric purity discrimination
    J M Kraft
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara 93106, USA
    J Opt Soc Am A Opt Image Sci Vis 16:223-30. 1999
    ..The model and the data indicate similar age-related losses of sensitivity in the two channels, perhaps secondary to receptorial sensitivity losses...
  41. pmc Variety of genotypes in males diagnosed as dichromatic on a conventional clinical anomaloscope
    Maureen Neitz
    Department of Ophthalmology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226 4812, USA
    Vis Neurosci 21:205-16. 2004
    ....
  42. pmc Topography of the chromatic pattern-onset VEP
    Christina Gerth
    Department of Ophthalmology and Section of Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior, University of California Davis, CA, USA
    J Vis 3:171-82. 2003
    ..Our method for recording chromatic multifocal pattern-onset VEPs holds promise for clinical application to detect and monitor early retinal and optic nerve changes related to aging and disease...
  43. pmc Photopigment optical density of the human foveola and a paradoxical senescent increase outside the fovea
    Agnes B Renner
    Department of Ophthalmology and Section of Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Vis Neurosci 21:827-34. 2004
    ..Over the 70-year age range of our participants, the perifoveal M- and L-cones showed a 14% increase in capacity to absorb photons despite a 30% decrease in visual sensitivity over the same period...
  44. pmc Senescence of the temporal impulse response to a luminous pulse
    Keizo Shinomori
    Department of Information Systems Engineering, Kochi University of Technology, 185 Miyanokuchi, Tosayamada town, Kami gun, Kochi 782 8502, Japan
    Vision Res 43:617-27. 2003
    ..The data suggest that the human visual system generally maintains a stable speed of response to a flash until at least about 80 years of age, even while there are senescent reductions in response signal amplitude...
  45. ncbi request reprint The watercolor effect: a new principle of grouping and figure-ground organization
    Baingio Pinna
    Facolta di Lettere e Filosofia, Universita di Sassari, Piazza Conte di Moriana, 8, Sassari I 07100, Italy
    Vision Res 43:43-52. 2003
    ..These findings show that the watercolor effect induced by the edge could be an independent factor, different from the classical Gestalt factors of figure-ground organization...
  46. pmc Anomalous induction of brightness and surface qualities: a new illusion due to radial lines and chromatic rings
    Baingio Pinna
    A G Hirnforschung, Universitat Freiburg, Hansastrasse 9, D 79104 Freiburg, Germany
    Perception 32:1289-305. 2003
    ....
  47. pmc Retinal morphological changes of patients with X-linked retinoschisis evaluated by Fourier-domain optical coherence tomography
    Christina Gerth
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Ophthalmol 126:807-11. 2008
    ..To investigate the retinal microstructure and lamination of patients affected with X-linked retinoschisis (XLRS) using high-resolution imaging modalities...
  48. pmc The effect of senescence on orientation discrimination and mechanism tuning
    Peter B Delahunt
    Posit Science Corporation, San Francisco, CA 94104, USA
    J Vis 8:5.1-9. 2008
    ..This implies a model of orientation processing that allows the adult visual system to maintain consistent and reliable orientation information at the network and ultimately the perceptual level...
  49. pmc Evidence against age-related enlargements of ganglion cell receptive field centers under scotopic conditions
    Brooke E Schefrin
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    Vision Res 44:423-8. 2004
    ..This result is inconsistent with proposed age-related enlargements of ganglion cell receptive field centers under scotopic conditions...
  50. pmc Flashing anomalous color contrast
    Baingio Pinna
    Universitat Freiburg, AG Hirnforschung, Freiburg, Germany
    Vis Neurosci 21:365-72. 2004
    ..The stimulus properties inducing the illusion suggest that flashing anomalous color contrast may be based on asynchronous interactions among multiple visual pathways...
  51. pmc Impulse response of an S-cone pathway in the aging visual system
    Keizo Shinomori
    Department of Information Systems Engineering, Kochi University of Technology, Kami city, Kochi 782 8502, Japan
    J Opt Soc Am A Opt Image Sci Vis 23:1570-7. 2006
    ..The results demonstrated significant age-related losses in IRF amplitude, but the latency (time to peak) of the IRF was stable with age...
  52. ncbi request reprint Visualization of lipofuscin accumulation in Stargardt macular dystrophy by high-resolution Fourier-domain optical coherence tomography
    Christina Gerth
    Department of Ophthalmology, University ot Toronto and Hospital for Sick Children, ON, Canada
    Arch Ophthalmol 125:575. 2007
  53. pmc Nonlinearities in color coding: compensating color appearance for the eye's spectral sensitivity
    Yoko Mizokami
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada, Reno, Reno, NV 89557, USA
    J Vis 6:996-1007. 2006
    ....
  54. ncbi request reprint Unveiling the foveal blue scotoma through an afterimage
    Svein Magnussen
    Brain Research Unit, University of Freiburg, Hansastrasse 9, D 79104 Freiburg, Germany
    Vision Res 44:377-83. 2004
    ..The results support the hypothesis of an active post-receptoral process for filling-in of chromatic scotomas...
  55. pmc Retinal morphology in patients with BBS1 and BBS10 related Bardet-Biedl Syndrome evaluated by Fourier-domain optical coherence tomography
    Christina Gerth
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences, The Hospital for Sick Children and University of Toronto, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ont, Canada M5G 1X8
    Vision Res 48:392-9. 2008
    ..This is the first report of in-vivo micro-structural analysis of retinal layers in patients with BBS. Mutations in different BBS genes seem to be associated with similar micro-structural changes in retinal layers...
  56. pmc The impulse response of S-cone pathways in detection of increments and decrements
    Keizo Shinomori
    Department of Information Systems Engineering, Kochi University of Technology, Kami city, Koichi, Japan
    Vis Neurosci 25:341-7. 2008
    ..These results were used to derive the temporal contrast sensitivity for human observers of putative ON- and OFF-channels carrying signals from S-cones...
  57. pmc Characteristics of the normative database for the Humphrey matrix perimeter
    Andrew John Anderson
    Discoveries in Sight, Devers Eye Institute, Portland, Oregon, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 46:1540-8. 2005
    ..The results used to create the normative database for the perimeter were examined, to see whether these assumptions were met and to examine the form of the normative data...

Research Grants13

  1. Ophthalmic Imaging Using Adaptive Optics and OCT
    John S Werner; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These advanced imaging techniques will be deployed for evaluating the changes in the retina and optic nerve resulting from novel therapies for rescuing retinal layers from the leading causes of blindness. ..
  2. Ophthalmic Imaging Using Adaptive Optics and OCT
    John Werner; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  3. TRAINING PROGRAM IN VISION SCIENCE
    John Werner; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..All trainees will be engaged in vision science research that will be presented at national meetings and submitted to peer- reviewed journals. Postdoctoral training will have a strong emphasis on achieving independent research funding. ..
  4. OPTICAL AND NEURAL CHANGES IN THE AGING VISUAL SYSTEM
    John Werner; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Fortype specifications, see ¿on page6.) RESEARCH GRANT TABLE OF CONTENTS ¿ . i PageNumbers Face Page .,4 1 Description, ..
  5. Ophthalmic Imaging Using Adaptive Optics and OCT
    John Werner; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..These advanced imaging techniques will be deployed for evaluating the changes in the retina and optic nerve resulting from novel therapies for rescuing retinal layers from the leading causes of blindness. ..