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profileChengxin Zhou, Ph.D.

TitleResearch Fellow in Ophthalmology (EXT)
InstitutionSchepens Eye Research Institute
AddressSchepens Eye Research Institute
20 Staniford St
Boston MA 02114
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2015ARVO Annual Meeting 2015 Travel Grant

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Chengxin Zhou received his PhD degree in Biomedical Engineering from University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in 2013. During his doctoral study, he investigated key mechanisms for corneal keratocyte migration, and extracellular matrix remodeling using in vivo and in vitro corneal wound healing models. His research also encompassed cellular biomechanics, cell force monitoring, biologic imaging, corneal tissue engineering. He also received Master of Science degree in Biomedical Engineering from Wayne State University in 2008.

In 2014, he started his research fellowship in Boston Keratoprosthesis Lab. His current projects focus on ophthalmic drug delivery device, ocular chemical burn, and keratoprosthesis.

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  1. Dohlman CH, Cade F, Regatieri CV, Zhou C, Lei F, Crnej A, Harissi-Dagher M, Robert MC, Papaliodis GN, Chen D, Aquavella JV, Akpek EK, Aldave AJ, Sippel KC, D'Amico DJ, Dohlman JG, Fagerholm P, Wang L, Shen LQ, González-Andrades M, Chodosh J, Kenyon KR, Foster CS, Pineda R, Melki S, Colby KA, Ciolino JB, Vavvas DG, Kinoshita S, Dana R, Paschalis EI. Chemical Burns of the Eye: The Role of Retinal Injury and New Therapeutic Possibilities. Cornea. 2018 Feb; 37(2):248-251. PMID: 29135604.
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  2. Paschalis EI, Zhou C, Lei F, Scott N, Kapoulea V, Robert MC, Vavvas D, Dana R, Chodosh J, Dohlman CH. Mechanisms of Retinal Damage after Ocular Alkali Burns. Am J Pathol. 2017 Jun; 187(6):1327-1342. PMID: 28412300.
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  3. Zhou C, Robert MC, Kapoulea V, Lei F, Stagner AM, Jakobiec FA, Dohlman CH, Paschalis EI. Sustained Subconjunctival Delivery of Infliximab Protects the Cornea and Retina Following Alkali Burn to the Eye. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2017 01 01; 58(1):96-105. PMID: 28114570.
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  4. Zhou C, Lei F, Chodosh J, Paschalis EI. The Role of Titanium Surface Microtopography on Adhesion, Proliferation, Transformation, and Matrix Deposition of Corneal Cells. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2016 Apr 01; 57(4):1927-38. PMID: 27092719.
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  5. Robert MC, Frenette M, Zhou C, Yan Y, Chodosh J, Jakobiec FA, Stagner AM, Vavvas D, Dohlman CH, Paschalis EI. A Drug Delivery System for Administration of Anti-TNF-a Antibody. Transl Vis Sci Technol. 2016 Mar; 5(2):11. PMID: 26981333.
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  6. Zhou C, Petroll WM. MMP regulation of corneal keratocyte motility and mechanics in 3-D collagen matrices. Exp Eye Res. 2014 Apr; 121:147-60. PMID: 24530619; PMCID: PMC4028095.
  7. Miron-Mendoza M, Koppaka V, Zhou C, Petroll WM. Techniques for assessing 3-D cell-matrix mechanical interactions in vitro and in vivo. Exp Cell Res. 2013 Oct 01; 319(16):2470-80. PMID: 23819988; PMCID: PMC3826791.
  8. Kim A, Zhou C, Lakshman N, Petroll WM. Corneal stromal cells use both high- and low-contractility migration mechanisms in 3-D collagen matrices. Exp Cell Res. 2012 Apr 01; 318(6):741-52. PMID: 22233682; PMCID: PMC3302352.
  9. Zhou C, Petroll WM. Rho Kinase Regulation of Fibroblast Migratory Mechanics in Fibrillar Collagen Matrices. Cell Mol Bioeng. 2010 Mar 01; 3(1):76-83. PMID: 21132118.
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