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profileDavid Mingdar Wu, M.D., Ph.D.

TitleInstructor in Ophthalmology
InstitutionMassachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
AddressMassachusetts Eye and Ear
12th Floor Retina Service
243 Charles St
Boston MA 02114
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  1. Luo ZK, Wu DM. Does having children earlier help you see things more clearly? Menopause. 2017 Sep; 24(9):994-995. PMID: 28697047.
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  2. Rossin EJ, Wu DM. CRISPR-based Gene Editing: A Guide for the Clinician. Int Ophthalmol Clin. 2017; 57(4):151-164. PMID: 28885254.
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  3. Finn AP, Eliott D, Kim LA, Husain D, Wu DM, Young LH, Kim IK, Andreoli C, Skondra D, Vavvas DG, Miller JB. Characteristics and Outcomes of Simultaneous Bilateral Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachments. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging Retina. 2016 09 01; 47(9):840-5. PMID: 27631480.
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  4. Awh CC, Miller JB, Wu DM, Eliott D. Leukostasis Retinopathy: A New Clinical Manifestation of Chronic Myeloid Leukemia With Severe Hyperleukocytosis. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging Retina. 2015 Jul-Aug; 46(7):768-70. PMID: 26247460.
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  5. Jakobiec FA, Ramsey DJ, Stagner AM, Wu DM, Yoon MK. Pulmonary Adenocarcinoma Metastatic to the Choroid Diagnosed by Biopsy of an Extrascleral Nodule. Ocul Oncol Pathol. 2015 Sep; 2(1):24-8. PMID: 27171574; PMCID: PMC4847665.
  6. Miller JB, Kim LA, Wu DM, Vavvas DG, Eliott D, Husain D. Ocriplasmin for treatment of stage 2 macular holes: early clinical results. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging Retina. 2014 Jul-Aug; 45(4):293-7. PMID: 25037011; PMCID: PMC4342757.
  7. Wu DM, Fawzi AA, Recasens MA, Bertoni B, Chopra V, Rao NA, Eliott D. Good visual outcome after repair of a very large macular hole with neurosensory retinal operculum. Retin Cases Brief Rep. 2014; 8(2):138-40. PMID: 25372331.
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  8. Wu, David M. Fawzi, A. Retina. Abnormalities of Cone and Rod Function. 2012.
  9. Wu, David M. Eliott, D. Vitreoretinal Surgery ed. Sandeep Saxena, Carsten H. Meyer, Masahito Ohji, Levent Akduman. Anti-Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Therapy for Diabetic Macular Edema. 2012; 201-207.
  10. Zhang T, Wu DM, Xu GZ, Puro DG. The electrotonic architecture of the retinal microvasculature: modulation by angiotensin II. J Physiol. 2011 May 01; 589(Pt 9):2383-99. PMID: 21486796; PMCID: PMC3098709.
  11. Matsushita K, Fukumoto M, Kobayashi T, Kobayashi M, Ishizaki E, Minami M, Katsumura K, Liao SD, Wu DM, Zhang T, Puro DG. Diabetes-induced inhibition of voltage-dependent calcium channels in the retinal microvasculature: role of spermine. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2010 Nov; 51(11):5979-90. PMID: 20484578; PMCID: PMC3061518.
  12. Wu DM, Khanna H, Atmaca-Sonmez P, Sieving PA, Branham K, Othman M, Swaroop A, Daiger SP, Heckenlively JR. Long-term follow-up of a family with dominant X-linked retinitis pigmentosa. Eye (Lond). 2010 May; 24(5):764-74. PMID: 19893586; PMCID: PMC2920623.
  13. Bartell LS, Wu DT. Do supercooled liquids freeze by spinodal decomposition? J Chem Phys. 2007 Nov 07; 127(17):174507. PMID: 17994827.
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  14. Bartell LS, Wu DT. On the reduced moment in the transient regime of homogeneous nucleation. J Chem Phys. 2007 Oct 28; 127(16):164508. PMID: 17979361.
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  15. Bartell LS, Wu DT. A new procedure for analyzing the nucleation kinetics of freezing in computer simulation. J Chem Phys. 2006 Nov 21; 125(19):194503. PMID: 17129119.
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  16. Wu DM, Minami M, Kawamura H, Puro DG. Electrotonic transmission within pericyte-containing retinal microvessels. Microcirculation. 2006 Jul-Aug; 13(5):353-63. PMID: 16815821.
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  17. Kawamura H, Kobayashi M, Li Q, Yamanishi S, Katsumura K, Minami M, Wu DM, Puro DG. Effects of angiotensin II on the pericyte-containing microvasculature of the rat retina. J Physiol. 2004 Dec 15; 561(Pt 3):671-83. PMID: 15486015; PMCID: PMC1665385.
  18. Kawamura H, Sugiyama T, Wu DM, Kobayashi M, Yamanishi S, Katsumura K, Puro DG. ATP: a vasoactive signal in the pericyte-containing microvasculature of the rat retina. J Physiol. 2003 Sep 15; 551(Pt 3):787-99. PMID: 12876212; PMCID: PMC2343299.
  19. Wu DM, Kawamura H, Sakagami K, Kobayashi M, Puro DG. Cholinergic regulation of pericyte-containing retinal microvessels. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2003 Jun; 284(6):H2083-90. PMID: 12560212.
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  20. Muniyappa R, Nugaram R, Gehani S, Wu DM. Endobronchial spread of parenchymal metastases. Chest. 2002 Feb; 121(2):664-5. PMID: 11834692.
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  21. Wu DM, Kawamura H, Li Q, Puro DG. Dopamine activates ATP-sensitive K+ currents in rat retinal pericytes. Vis Neurosci. 2001 Nov-Dec; 18(6):935-40. PMID: 12020084.
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  22. Sakagami K, Kawamura H, Wu DM, Puro DG. Nitric oxide/cGMP-induced inhibition of calcium and chloride currents in retinal pericytes. Microvasc Res. 2001 Sep; 62(2):196-203. PMID: 11516249.
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  23. Wu DM, Schneiderman T, Burgett J, Gokhale P, Barthel L, Raymond PA. Cones regenerate from retinal stem cells sequestered in the inner nuclear layer of adult goldfish retina. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2001 Aug; 42(9):2115-24. PMID: 11481280.
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  24. Sieving PA, Chaudhry P, Kondo M, Provenzano M, Wu D, Carlson TJ, Bush RA, Thompson DA. Inhibition of the visual cycle in vivo by 13-cis retinoic acid protects from light damage and provides a mechanism for night blindness in isotretinoin therapy. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2001 Feb 13; 98(4):1835-40. PMID: 11172037; PMCID: PMC29343.
  25. Sakagami K, Wu DM, Puro DG. Physiology of rat retinal pericytes: modulation of ion channel activity by serum-derived molecules. J Physiol. 1999 Dec 15; 521 Pt 3:637-50. PMID: 10601495; PMCID: PMC2269681.
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