Francis Carbonaro

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Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Optic disc planimetry, corneal hysteresis, central corneal thickness, and intraocular pressure as risk factors for glaucoma
    Francis Carbonaro
    Department of Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology, King s College, London, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Am J Ophthalmol 157:441-6. 2014
  2. pmc Three oncocytomas in a short space of time
    Francis Carbonaro
    Twin Research Unit, King s College, London, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 91:1718-9. 2007
  3. doi request reprint The heritability of corneal hysteresis and ocular pulse amplitude: a twin study
    Francis Carbonaro
    Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology Unit, King s College London School of Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Ophthalmology 115:1545-9. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of three methods of intraocular pressure measurement and their relation to central corneal thickness
    F Carbonaro
    Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology Unit, King s College London School of Medicine and St Thomas Hospital Campus, London, UK
    Eye (Lond) 24:1165-70. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Repeated measures of intraocular pressure result in higher heritability and greater power in genetic linkage studies
    Francis Carbonaro
    Department of Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology, King s College London School of Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 50:5115-9. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Estimating heritability and shared environmental effects for refractive error in twin and family studies
    Margarida C Lopes
    Department of Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology, King s College London School of Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 50:126-31. 2009
  7. doi request reprint A genome-wide association study for myopia and refractive error identifies a susceptibility locus at 15q25
    Pirro G Hysi
    Department of Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology, King s College London, St Thomas Hospital, London, UK
    Nat Genet 42:902-5. 2010
  8. pmc Identification and replication of three novel myopia common susceptibility gene loci on chromosome 3q26 using linkage and linkage disequilibrium mapping
    Toby Andrew
    Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology, King s College London, St Thomas Hospital, London, UK
    PLoS Genet 4:e1000220. 2008
  9. doi request reprint The heritability of optic disc parameters: a classic twin study
    Paul Healey
    University of Sydney, Department of Ophthalmology Centre for Vision Research, Westmead Millennium Institute, Westmead Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 49:77-80. 2008

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Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Optic disc planimetry, corneal hysteresis, central corneal thickness, and intraocular pressure as risk factors for glaucoma
    Francis Carbonaro
    Department of Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology, King s College, London, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Am J Ophthalmol 157:441-6. 2014
    ..To determine whether corneal hysteresis and central corneal thickness are independent risk factors for glaucoma...
  2. pmc Three oncocytomas in a short space of time
    Francis Carbonaro
    Twin Research Unit, King s College, London, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 91:1718-9. 2007
  3. doi request reprint The heritability of corneal hysteresis and ocular pulse amplitude: a twin study
    Francis Carbonaro
    Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology Unit, King s College London School of Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Ophthalmology 115:1545-9. 2008
    ..To examine the roles of genetic and environmental factors in corneal hysteresis and ocular pulse amplitude by performing a classic twin study...
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of three methods of intraocular pressure measurement and their relation to central corneal thickness
    F Carbonaro
    Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology Unit, King s College London School of Medicine and St Thomas Hospital Campus, London, UK
    Eye (Lond) 24:1165-70. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the reliability of the 'gold standard' Goldmann applanation tonometer (GAT), with that of the ocular response analyser (ORA), and the dynamic contour tonometer (DCT)...
  5. doi request reprint Repeated measures of intraocular pressure result in higher heritability and greater power in genetic linkage studies
    Francis Carbonaro
    Department of Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology, King s College London School of Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 50:5115-9. 2009
    ..This was a cohort study in which 344 pairs of twins, 163 monozygotic (MZ) and 181 dizygotic (DZ), were enrolled...
  6. doi request reprint Estimating heritability and shared environmental effects for refractive error in twin and family studies
    Margarida C Lopes
    Department of Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology, King s College London School of Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 50:126-31. 2009
    ..This large twin study aimed to explore the role of shared environment in refractive error...
  7. doi request reprint A genome-wide association study for myopia and refractive error identifies a susceptibility locus at 15q25
    Pirro G Hysi
    Department of Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology, King s College London, St Thomas Hospital, London, UK
    Nat Genet 42:902-5. 2010
    ..001). The identification of a susceptibility locus for refractive error on 15q25 will be important in characterizing the molecular mechanism responsible for the most common cause of visual impairment...
  8. pmc Identification and replication of three novel myopia common susceptibility gene loci on chromosome 3q26 using linkage and linkage disequilibrium mapping
    Toby Andrew
    Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology, King s College London, St Thomas Hospital, London, UK
    PLoS Genet 4:e1000220. 2008
    ..That two mitochondrial regulatory processes in the retina are implicated in the aetiology of myopia is surprising and is likely to provide novel insight into the molecular genetic basis of common myopia...
  9. doi request reprint The heritability of optic disc parameters: a classic twin study
    Paul Healey
    University of Sydney, Department of Ophthalmology Centre for Vision Research, Westmead Millennium Institute, Westmead Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 49:77-80. 2008
    ..To examine the roles of genetic and environmental factors in the optic disc in a classic twin study...