• 999 Citations
  • 14 h-Index
1984 …2020

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Personal profile

Area of Expertise

My laboratory focuses on understanding the molecular underpinnings of acquired and inherited retinal degenerations. Our goal is to develop novel therapies and restore vision for patients suffering from vision impairment secondary to retinal disease. Currently, the lab focuses on stem cell-like regenerative approaches to replace damaged or lost retinal cells.

Education/Academic qualification

MD, University of Missouri at Kansas City

Award Date: 1 Jan 2001

BA in Liberal Arts, University of Missouri at Kansas City

Award Date: 1 Jan 2000

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Research Output

  • 999 Citations
  • 14 h-Index
  • 27 Article
  • 6 Comment/debate
  • 2 Review article
  • 1 Chapter

Hybrid compound sa-2 is neuroprotective in animal models of retinal ganglion cell death

Stankowska, D. L., Dibas, A., Li, L., Zhang, W., Krishnamoorthy, V. R., Chavala, S. H., Nguyen, T. P., Yorio, T., Ellis, D. Z. & Acharya, S., Jul 2019, In : Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. 60, 8, p. 3064-3073 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
  • Inhibition of Noncanonical Murine Double Minute 2 Homolog Abrogates Ocular Inflammation through NF-κB Suppression

    Fan, Y., Zhang, W., Ni, A., Mahato, B. & Chavala, S. H., Sep 2018, In : American Journal of Pathology. 188, 9, p. 2087-2096 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 1 Scopus citations

    Plasma Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Concentrations after Intravitreous Anti–Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Therapy for Diabetic Macular Edema

    Diabetic Retinopathy Clinical Research Network, 1 Jul 2018, In : Ophthalmology. 125, 7, p. 1054-1063 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 7 Scopus citations

    Glycol Chitosan Engineered Autoregenerative Antioxidant Significantly Attenuates Pathological Damages in Models of Age-Related Macular Degeneration

    Mitra, R. N., Gao, R., Zheng, M., Wu, M. J., Voinov, M. A., Smirnov, A. I., Smirnova, T. I., Wang, K., Chavala, S. & Han, Z., 23 May 2017, In : ACS Nano. 11, 5, p. 4669-4685 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 18 Scopus citations

    Ambulatory blood pressure patterns in patients with retinal vein occlusion

    Rao, V. N., Ulrich, J. N., Viera, A. J., Parlin, A., Fekrat, S. & Chavala, S. H., 1 Dec 2016, In : Retina. 36, 12, p. 2304-2310 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 6 Scopus citations