• 1475 Citations
1971 …2019
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Research Interests

Research focuses on the cause, treatment and prevention of glaucoma and Alzheimer's disease. The laboratory specializes in discovering biomarkers of these disease processes.

Certifications and Licenses


Training Experience

1969Internship, Stroger Cook County Hospital
1970Fellowship, Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center
1973Residency, Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Northwestern Memorial Hospital)
1974Postdoctoral Fellowship, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

… → 1980

MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

… → 1968

Research interests

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Cell Adhesion Mechanisms
  • Glaucoma
  • Neurobiology
  • Ophthalmology

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Research Output 1971 2019

4 Citations (Scopus)

Resting nailfold capillary blood flow in primary open-angle glaucoma

Cousins, C. C., Chou, J. C., Greenstein, S. H., Brauner, S. C., Shen, L. Q., Turalba, A. V., Houlihan, P., Ritch, R., Wiggs, J. L., Knepper, P. A. & Pasquale, L. R., Feb 1 2019, In : British Journal of Ophthalmology. 103, 2, p. 203-207 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intraocular Pressure
Blood Pressure
Microscopic Angioscopy
Primary Open Angle Glaucoma
20 Citations (Scopus)

Consensus recommendations for trabecular meshwork cell isolation, characterization and culture

Keller, K. E., Bhattacharya, S. K., Borrás, T., Brunner, T. M., Chansangpetch, S., Clark, A. F., Dismuke, W. M., Du, Y., Elliott, M. H., Ethier, C. R., Faralli, J. A., Freddo, T. F., Fuchshofer, R., Giovingo, M., Gong, H., Gonzalez, P., Huang, A., Johnstone, M. A., Kaufman, P. L., Kelley, M. J. & 37 others, Knepper, P. A., Kopczynski, C. C., Kuchtey, J. G., Kuchtey, R. W., Kuehn, M. H., Lieberman, R. L., Lin, S. C., Liton, P., Liu, Y., Lütjen-Drecoll, E., Mao, W., Masis-Solano, M., McDonnell, F., McDowell, C. M., Overby, D. R., Pattabiraman, P. P., Raghunathan, V. K., Rao, P. V., Rhee, D. J., Chowdhury, U. R., Russell, P., Samples, J. R., Schwartz, D., Stubbs, E. B., Tamm, E. R., Tan, J. C., Toris, C. B., Torrejon, K. Y., Vranka, J. A., Wirtz, M. K., Yorio, T., Zhang, J., Zode, G. S., Fautsch, M. P., Peters, D. M., Acott, T. S. & Stamer, W. D., Jun 1 2018, In : Experimental eye research. 171, p. 164-173 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

Trabecular Meshwork
Cell Separation
Cell Culture Techniques
Ocular Hypertension
Intraocular Pressure

Nailfold capillary morphology in Alzheimer's disease dementia

Cousins, C. C., Alosco, M. L., Cousins, H. C., Chua, A., Steinberg, E. G., Chapman, K. R., Bing-Canar, H., Tripodis, Y., Knepper, P. A., Stern, R. A. & Pasquale, L. R., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of Alzheimer's Disease. 66, 2, p. 601-611 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Alzheimer Disease
Microscopic Angioscopy
Logistic Models
Confidence Intervals

Cross talk between TGF-β2 and TLR-4

Knepper, P. A., Mar 1 2017, In : Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. 58, 3, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

7 Citations (Scopus)

Nailfold capillary morphology in exfoliation syndrome

Cousins, C. C., Kang, J. H., Bovee, C., Wang, J., Greenstein, S. H., Turalba, A., Shen, L. Q., Brauner, S., Boumenna, T., Blum, S., Levkovitch-Verbin, H., Ritch, R., Wiggs, J. L., Knepper, P. A. & Pasquale, L. R., May 1 2017, In : Eye (Basingstoke). 31, 5, p. 698-707 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exfoliation Syndrome
Video Microscopy
Confidence Intervals
Primary Open Angle Glaucoma