Alessandro Iannaccone

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Autosomal recessive best vitelliform macular dystrophy: report of a family and management of early-onset neovascular complications
    Alessandro Iannaccone
    Hamilton Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 930 Madison Avenue, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 129:211-7. 2011
  2. pmc Macular pigment optical density in the elderly: findings in a large biracial Midsouth population sample
    Alessandro Iannaccone
    Department of Ophthalmology, Hamilton Eye Institute, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 930 Madison Avenue, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 48:1458-65. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Retinal phenotype of an X-linked pseudo-Usher syndrome in association with the G173R mutation in the RPGR gene
    Alessandro Iannaccone
    Hamilton Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 930 Madison Avenue, Suite 731, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Adv Exp Med Biol 613:221-7. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Phenotypic expression of Bardet-Biedl syndrome in patients homozygous for the common M390R mutation in the BBS1 gene
    Kyle F Cox
    University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Hamilton Eye Institute, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Vision Res 75:77-87. 2012
  5. pmc Retinal phenotypes in patients homozygous for the G1961E mutation in the ABCA4 gene
    Tomas R Burke
    Department of Ophthalmology, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 53:4458-67. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Identification of two novel mutations in families with X-linked ocular albinism
    Alessandro Iannaccone
    Retinal Degeneration and Ophthalmic Genetics Service, Hamilton Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN, USA
    Mol Vis 13:1856-61. 2007
  7. pmc Treatment of adult-onset acute macular retinoschisis in enhanced s-cone syndrome with oral acetazolamide
    Alessandro Iannaccone
    Retinal Degeneration and Ophthalmic Genetics Service, Hamilton Eye Institute, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 147:307-312.e2. 2009
  8. pmc Bilateral paraneoplastic optic neuropathy and unilateral retinal compromise in association with prostate cancer: a differential diagnostic challenge in a patient with unexplained visual loss
    Giovannella Carboni
    Retinal Degeneration and Ophthalmic Genetics Service, Department of Ophthalmology, Hamilton Eye Institute, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 930 Madison Avenue, Suite 731, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Doc Ophthalmol 125:63-70. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinical and functional findings in choroideremia due to complete deletion of the CHM gene
    Marco Mura
    Retinal Degeneration and Ophthalmic Genetics Service, Hamilton Eye Institute, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 930 Madison Ave, Ste 731, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 125:1107-13. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Retinal pigment epithelium and microglia express the CD5 antigen-like protein, a novel autoantigen in age-related macular degeneration
    Alessandro Iannaccone
    University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Department of Ophthalmology, Hamilton Eye Institute, Memphis, TN, USA Electronic address
    Exp Eye Res . 2016

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Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Autosomal recessive best vitelliform macular dystrophy: report of a family and management of early-onset neovascular complications
    Alessandro Iannaccone
    Hamilton Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 930 Madison Avenue, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 129:211-7. 2011
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  2. pmc Macular pigment optical density in the elderly: findings in a large biracial Midsouth population sample
    Alessandro Iannaccone
    Department of Ophthalmology, Hamilton Eye Institute, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 930 Madison Avenue, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 48:1458-65. 2007
    ..5 degrees of eccentricity from the fovea in elderly subjects participating in ARMA, a study of aging and age-related maculopathy (ARM) ancillary to the Health, Aging, and Body Composition (Health ABC) Study...
  3. ncbi request reprint Retinal phenotype of an X-linked pseudo-Usher syndrome in association with the G173R mutation in the RPGR gene
    Alessandro Iannaccone
    Hamilton Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 930 Madison Avenue, Suite 731, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Adv Exp Med Biol 613:221-7. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Phenotypic expression of Bardet-Biedl syndrome in patients homozygous for the common M390R mutation in the BBS1 gene
    Kyle F Cox
    University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Hamilton Eye Institute, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Vision Res 75:77-87. 2012
    ..To characterize the phenotype of Bardet-Biedl syndrome (BBS) patients homozygous for the BBS1 M390R mutation...
  5. pmc Retinal phenotypes in patients homozygous for the G1961E mutation in the ABCA4 gene
    Tomas R Burke
    Department of Ophthalmology, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 53:4458-67. 2012
    ..We evaluated the pathogenicity of the G1961E mutation in the ABCA4 gene, and present the range of retinal phenotypes associated with this mutation in homozygosity in a patient cohort with ABCA4-associated phenotypes...
  6. ncbi request reprint Identification of two novel mutations in families with X-linked ocular albinism
    Alessandro Iannaccone
    Retinal Degeneration and Ophthalmic Genetics Service, Hamilton Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN, USA
    Mol Vis 13:1856-61. 2007
    ..Both families had previously tested negative for mutations...
  7. pmc Treatment of adult-onset acute macular retinoschisis in enhanced s-cone syndrome with oral acetazolamide
    Alessandro Iannaccone
    Retinal Degeneration and Ophthalmic Genetics Service, Hamilton Eye Institute, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 147:307-312.e2. 2009
    ..To report on the efficacy of the oral carbonic anhydrase inhibitor (CAI) acetazolamide in treating macular retinoschisis (RS) in the rare vitreoretinal dystrophy best known as the enhanced S-cone syndrome (ESCS)...
  8. pmc Bilateral paraneoplastic optic neuropathy and unilateral retinal compromise in association with prostate cancer: a differential diagnostic challenge in a patient with unexplained visual loss
    Giovannella Carboni
    Retinal Degeneration and Ophthalmic Genetics Service, Department of Ophthalmology, Hamilton Eye Institute, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 930 Madison Avenue, Suite 731, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Doc Ophthalmol 125:63-70. 2012
    ..Auto-Ab testing in combination with visual function tests helps achieve a better understanding of the pathophysiology of vision loss in paraneoplastic visual syndromes...
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinical and functional findings in choroideremia due to complete deletion of the CHM gene
    Marco Mura
    Retinal Degeneration and Ophthalmic Genetics Service, Hamilton Eye Institute, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 930 Madison Ave, Ste 731, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 125:1107-13. 2007
    ..To report the clinical, functional, and in vivo microanatomic characteristics of a family with choroideremia with a deletion of the entire gene that encodes for the Rab escort protein 1 (CHM)...
  10. doi request reprint Retinal pigment epithelium and microglia express the CD5 antigen-like protein, a novel autoantigen in age-related macular degeneration
    Alessandro Iannaccone
    University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Department of Ophthalmology, Hamilton Eye Institute, Memphis, TN, USA Electronic address
    Exp Eye Res . 2016
    ..In particular, since CD5L is known to stimulate autophagy and to participate in oxidized LDL uptake in macrophages, we propose that anti-CD5L/AIM auto-antibodies may play a role in drusen biogenesis and inflammatory RPE damage in AMD...
  11. pmc Estimation of macular pigment optical density in the elderly: test-retest variability and effect of optical blur in pseudophakic subjects
    Kevin T Gallaher
    Department of Ophthalmology, Hamilton Eye Institute, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 930 Madison Avenue, Suite 731, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Vision Res 47:1253-9. 2007
    ..9+/-3.6) by comparing the baseline MPOD, obtained with an optimal correction, with MPODs obtained with a +/-1.00-diopter optical blur. This optical blur did not cause differences in the MPOD estimates, its accuracy, or test duration...
  12. pmc Circulating Autoantibodies in Age-Related Macular Degeneration Recognize Human Macular Tissue Antigens Implicated in Autophagy, Immunomodulation, and Protection from Oxidative Stress and Apoptosis
    Alessandro Iannaccone
    Department of Ophthalmology, Hamilton Eye Institute, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 10:e0145323. 2015
    ..We investigated sera from elderly subjects with and without age-related macular degeneration (AMD) for presence of autoantibodies (AAbs) against human macular antigens and characterized their identity...
  13. ncbi request reprint Fundus albipunctatus in a 6-year old girl due to compound heterozygous mutations in the RDH5 gene
    Alessandro Iannaccone
    Retinal Degeneration and Ophthalmic Genetics Service, Hamilton Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 930 Madison Avenue, Suite 731, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Doc Ophthalmol 115:111-6. 2007
    ..The behavior of dark-adapted ERG responses in FA displays characteristics that differ from those of RPA patients, which may be useful to differentiate functionally these two conditions at their common albipunctate stages...
  14. ncbi request reprint Retinitis pigmentosa associated with rhodopsin mutations: Correlation between phenotypic variability and molecular effects
    Alessandro Iannaccone
    Hamilton Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, Retinal Degeneration and Ophthalmic Genetics Service, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 930 Madison Avenue, Suit 731, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Vision Res 46:4556-67. 2006
    ..Computational and in vitro studies of these mutants provide molecular insights into this phenotypic variability...
  15. pmc Age-related decline in VIP-positive parasympathetic nerve fibers in the human submacular choroid
    Monica M Jablonski
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee 38163, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 48:479-85. 2007
    ..The current study was conducted to examine the possibility that an age-related loss of these fibers might occur in the submacular choroid in humans, and thus contribute to a decline in ChBF...
  16. ncbi request reprint An unusual X-linked retinoschisis phenotype and biochemical characterization of the W112C RS1 mutation
    Alessandro Iannaccone
    Hamilton Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 930 Madison Avenue, Suite 731, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Vision Res 46:3845-52. 2006
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