- Andrew Dick, University of Bristol
- Paul Foster, UCL Institute of Ophthalmology
- Irene Gottlob, University Hospitals of Leicester, Leicester University
- Hemant Khanna, University of Massachusetts Medical School
- Namrata Sharma, Rajendra Prasad Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, AIIMS
- Alice Murray, BioMed Central
A new optimised method of laser microdissection shows that picogram amounts of RNA samples from epithelial regions of human eyes can be successfully used for downstream molecular analysis, such as microarrays and real time PCR.
Longitudinal phacoemulsification with the INFINITI machine generates less heat than with the Signature and the Stellaris machines, potentially providing additional thermal protection during cataract surgery.
A new side-view imaging technique is presented for observing the dynamic behaviour of posterior chamber structures in porcine eyes, mimicking closed-eye cataract surgery in humans.
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