Lucinda Camras

Education:

Degree: PhD in BME, 2013

Advisor: Fan Yuan, Pedro Gonzalez

Research Project: The Relationship of Trabecular Meshwork Stiffness and Outflow Function

Research Interests:

PUBLICATIONS

  1. Jianyong H*, Camras LJ*, Yuan F. Mechanical Property of Rat Trabecular Meshwork. Soft Matter; 2015,11, 2857-2865 (*equal contributing authors)
  2. Camras LJ, Stamer WD, Epstein DL, Gonzalez P, Yuan F. Circumferential Tensile Stiffness in Glaucomatous Trabecular Meshwork. IOVS. Jan 2014; 55(2): 814-23. (paper)
  3. Camras LJ, Yuan F, Fan S, Samuelson T, Ahmed I, Schieber A, Toris CB. New Schlemm’s Canal Implant Increases Outflow Facility in Human Anterior Segment Perfusion. IOVS. Sept 2012; 53(10): 6115-21. (paper)
  4. Camras LJ, Stamer WD, Epstein DL, Gonzalez P, Yuan F. Differential Effects of Trabecular Meshwork Stiffness on Outflow Facility in Normal Human and Porcine Eyes.  IOVS. Aug 2012; 53 (9):5242-50. (paper)
  5. Camras LJ, Herndon L. “Implications of Corneal Biomechanics in Glaucoma.” American Journal of Ophthalmology. American Journal of Ophthalmology. Jan 2012. (editorial)
  6. Camras LJ, Sufficool K, Camras CB, Fan S, Liu H, Toris CB. Duration of anesthesia affects intraocular pressure, but not outflow facility in mice. Curr Eye Res. Sept 2010; 35(9):819-27.  (paper)
  7. Li G, Gonzalez P, Camras LJ, Navarro I, Qiu J, Challa P, Stamer WD. Optimizing gene transfer to conventional outflow cells in living mouse eyes. Exp Eye Res. Jan 2013. (paper)
  8. Liu H, Fan S, Gulati V, Camras LJ, Zhan G, Ghate D, Camras CB, Toris CB. Aqueous Humor Dynamics during the Day and Night in Healthy Mature Volunteers. Arch. Ophthal. Mar 2011; 129(3): 269-75. (paper)
  9. Toris CB, Fan S, Johnson TV, Camras LJ, Hays CL, Liu H, Ishimoto BM. Aqueous Flow Measured by Fluorophotometry in the Mouse (paper accepted, IOVS)
  10. Yuan F, Schieber AT, Camras LJ, Harasymowycz PJ, Herndon LW, Allingham RR. Mathematical Modeling of Outflow Facility Increase with Trabecular Meshwork Bypass and Schlemm’s Canal Dilation. (paper in-review, J of Glaucoma)

 

POSTERS

  1. Camras LJ, Yuan F, Gonzalez P. Trabecular Meshwork Stiffness and Outflow Facility in Ex Vivo Perfused Porcine Eyes. BMES meeting in Hartford, CT; Oct 2011.
  2. Yuan F, Cmras LJ, Gonzalez P. Trabecular Meshwork Stiffness in Ex Vivo Perfused Porcine Eyes. ARVO Meeting in Ft. Lauderdale, FL; May 2011.
  3. Luna CC, Li G, Camras LJ, Yuan F, Wu J, Epstein DL, Gonzalez P. Regulation of Cell Contraction by Mimas in Human Trabecular Meshwork Cells. ARVO meeting in Ft. Lauderdale, FL; May 2011.
  4. Gonzalez P, Challa P, Camras LJ, Yuan F, Navarro ID, Li G, Luna C, Wu J, Klintworth Gk, Epstein DL. Effects of Conditional Dicer Knockdown on the Outflow Pathway in Living Mice. ARVO meeting in Ft. Lauderdale, FL; May 2011.
  5. Camras LJ, Navarro ID, Li G, Qiu J, Challa P, Luna C, Epstein DL, Gonzalez. In Vivo Viral Infusion Method for Gene Delivery to Trabecular Meshwork Cells in Rat Eyes. ARVO meeting in Ft. Lauderdale, FL; May 2010.
  6. Luna CC, Li G, Qiu J, Camras L, Epstein DL, Gonzalez P. Role of miR-29b and Integrin Alpha 5 on the Responses to Cyclic Mechanical Stress in Trabecular Meshwork Cells. ARVO meeting in Ft. Lauderdale, FL; May 2010.
  7. Challa P, Camras LJ, Navarro ID, Luna CC, Li G, Klintworth GK, Epstein DL, Gonzalez P. The Anterior Segment Effects of a Conditional Dicer Knockout in a Rodent Model. ARVO meeting in Ft. Lauderdale, FL; May 2010.
  8. Camras LJ, Camras CB. Feasibility of Draining to the External Ocular Surface as a New Glaucoma Therapy. Society of Biomaterials meeting in Seattle, WA; April 2010.

 

ORAL PRESENTATIONS

  1. Camras LJ, Samuelson TW, Ahmed IK, Toris CB. Hydrus(TM) Aqueous Implant Increases Outflow Facility in Human Anterior Segments. ARVO meeting in Ft. Lauderdale, FL; May 2011.
  2. Camras LJ, Yuan F. "Importance of Tissue Biomechanics in Glaucoma." Annual Gifford/Truhlsen Day; Omaha, NE; June 2010.
  3. Camras LJ. "The Discovery of Prostaglandins as an IOP Lowering Agent". Evolution of Prostaglandins for Ocular Therapy: Honoring Car Camras. ARVO annual meeting, Ft. Lauderdale, FL; May 2010. (Moderator)