• 932 Citations
  • 17 h-Index
19952020

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Research Output

  • 932 Citations
  • 17 h-Index
  • 63 Article
  • 8 Chapter
  • 6 Review article
2020

Current trends in the pharmacotherapy of cataracts

Heruye, S. H., Nkenyi, L. N. M., Singh, N. U., Yalzadeh, D., Ngele, K. K., Njie-Mbye, Y. F., Ohia, S. E. & Opere, C. A., Jan 2020, In : Pharmaceuticals. 13, 1, 15.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
1 Scopus citations
2019

Interaction between hydrogen sulfide, nitric oxide, and carbon monoxide pathways in the bovine isolated retina

Kulkarni-Chitnis, M., Mitchell-Bush, L., Belford, R., Robinson, J., Opere, C. A., Ohia, S. E. & Mbye, Y. F. N., Jan 1 2019, In : AIMS Neuroscience. 6, 3, p. 104-115 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Preparation, Characterization and Antioxidant Evaluation of Poorly Soluble Polyphenol-Loaded Nanoparticles for Cataract Treatment

Vora, D., Heruye, S., Kumari, D., Opere, C. A. & Chauhan, H., Jul 1 2019, In : AAPS PharmSciTech. 20, 5, 163.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Standardization of a new method for assessing the development of cataract in cultured bovine lenses

Heruye, S., Maffofou N., L. N., Singh, N. U., Munt, D., Njie-Mbye, Y. F., Ohia, S. E. & Opere, C. A., Jul 1 2019, In : Journal of Pharmacological and Toxicological Methods. 98, 106592.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2018

Comparative Effects of Hydrogen Sulfide-Releasing Compounds on [3H]D-Aspartate Release from Bovine Isolated Retinae

Bankhele, P., Salvi, A., Jamil, J., Njie-Mbye, F., Ohia, S. & Opere, C. A., Mar 1 2018, In : Neurochemical Research. 43, 3, p. 692-701 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Pharmacology of serotonin receptors causing contraction of isolated bovine posterior ciliary arteries: Role in ocular blood flow

Njie-Mbye, Y. F., Robinson, J., Mitchell-Bush, L., McKoy, M., Opere, C. A., Ohia, S. E. & Sharif, N., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 34, 1-2, p. 134-140 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Regulation of aqueous humor dynamics by hydrogen sulfide: Potential role in glaucoma pharmacotherapy

Ohia, S. E., Robinson, J., Mitchell, L., Ngele, K. K., Heruye, S., Opere, C. A. & Njie-Mbye, Y. F., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 34, 1-2, p. 61-69 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Regulation of excitatory amino acid transmission in the retina: Studies on neuroprotection

Opere, C. A., Heruye, S., Njie-Mbye, Y. F., Ohia, S. E. & Sharif, N. A., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 34, 1-2, p. 107-118 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Serotonin-2B/2C receptors mediate bovine ciliary muscle contraction: Role in intraocular pressure regulation

Ohia, S. E., Njie-Mbye, Y. F., Robinson, J., Mitchell, L., McKoy, M., Opere, C. A. & Sharif, N. A., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 34, 1-2, p. 70-75 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2017

Effects of Hydrogen Sulfide-Releasing Compounds on Aqueous Humor Outflow Facility in Porcine Ocular Anterior Segments, Ex Vivo

Robinson, J., Okoro, E., Ezuedu, C., Bush, L., Opere, C. A., Ohia, S. E. & Njie-Mbye, Y. F., Mar 1 2017, In : Journal of Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 33, 2, p. 91-97 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Sustained-Release Delivery System of a Slow Hydrogen Sulfide Donor, GYY 4137, for Potential Application in Glaucoma

Patil, A., Singh, S., Opere, C. A. & Dash, A. K., Jan 18 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : AAPS PharmSciTech. p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations
2016

Effect of hydrogen sulfide donors on intraocular pressure in rabbits

Salvi, A., Bankhele, P., Jamil, J., Chitnis, M. K., Njie-Mbye, Y. F., Ohia, S. E. & Opere, C. A., Jul 1 2016, In : Journal of Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 32, 6, p. 371-375 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Optic neuritis: A brief review

Opere, C. A., O’Brien, K. K. & Elhaj, M. H., Jan 2016, U.S. Pharmacist, 41, 1, p. 35-40 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Pharmacological Actions of Hydrogen Sulfide Donors on Sympathetic Neurotransmission in the Bovine Anterior Uvea, In Vitro

Salvi, A., Bankhele, P., Jamil, J. M., Kulkarni-Chitnis, M., Njie-Mbye, Y. F., Ohia, S. E. & Opere, C. A., May 1 2016, In : Neurochemical Research. 41, 5, p. 1020-1028 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations
2015

Inhibitory action of novel hydrogen sulfide donors on bovine isolated posterior ciliary arteries

Kulkarni-Chitnis, M., Njie-Mbye, Y. F., Mitchell, L., Robinson, J., Whiteman, M., Wood, M. E., Opere, C. A. & Ohia, S. E., May 1 2015, In : Experimental Eye Research. 134, p. 73-79 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Preventive HIV vaccines: Progress and challenges

Bossou, A. R., Castillo, S., O’Brien, K. K., Opere, C. A. & Destache, C. J., Oct 16 2015, U.S. Pharmacist, 40, 10, p. 46-50 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

2014

In vitro-controlled release delivery system for hydrogen sulfide donor

Ali, H., Opere, C. & Singh, S., Aug 2014, In : AAPS PharmSciTech. 15, 4, p. 910-919 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Role of the Non-enzymatic Metabolite of Eicosapentaenoic Acid, 5-epi-5-F3t-Isoprostane in the Regulation of [3H]d-Aspartate Release in Isolated Bovine Retina

Jamil, J., Bankhele, P., Salvi, A., Mannix, J. E., Oger, C., Guy, A., Galano, J. M., Durand, T., Njie-Mbye, Y. F., Ohia, S. E. & Opere, C. A., Nov 25 2014, In : Neurochemical Research. 39, 12, p. 2360-2369 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations
2013

Isoprostanes and neuroprostanes: Total synthesis, biological activity and biomarkers of oxidative stress in humans

Galano, J. M., Mas, E., Barden, A., Mori, T. A., Signorini, C., De Felice, C., Barrett, A., Opere, C., Pinot, E., Schwedhelm, E., Benndorf, R., Roy, J., Le Guennec, J. Y., Oger, C. & Durand, T., May 27 2013, In : Prostaglandins and Other Lipid Mediators. 107, p. 95-102 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

56 Scopus citations

Lipid peroxidation: Pathophysiological and pharmacological implications in the eye

Njie-Mbye, Y. F., Kulkarni-Chitnis, M., Opere, C. A., Barrett, A. & Ohia, S. E., Dec 1 2013, In : Frontiers in Physiology. 4 DEC, Article 366.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

35 Scopus citations

Ocular Health, Vision, and a Healthy Diet

Ohia, S. E., Opere, C. A., Kulkarni, M. & Barett, A., Oct 1 2013, Inflammation, Advancing Age and Nutrition: Research and Clinical Interventions. Elsevier Inc., p. 267-277 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Pharmacological actions of the slow release hydrogen sulfide donor GYY4137 on phenylephrine-induced tone in isolated bovine ciliary artery

Chitnis, M. K., Njie-Mbye, Y. F., Opere, C. A., Wood, M. E., Whiteman, M. & Ohia, S. E., Nov 1 2013, In : Experimental Eye Research. 116, p. 350-354 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations
2012

Hydrogen sulfide: Role in ion channel and transporter modulation in the eye

Njie-Mbye, Y. F., Opere, C. A., Chitnis, M. & Ohia, S. E., Sep 26 2012, In : Frontiers in Physiology. 3 JUL, Article 295.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

8 Scopus citations

Mechanism of action of hydrogen sulfide on cyclic AMP formation in rat retinal pigment epithelial cells

Njie-Mbye, Y. F., Kulkarni, M., Opere, C. A. & Ohia, S. E., May 1 2012, In : Experimental Eye Research. 98, 1, p. 16-22 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Regulation of [ 3H]D-aspartate release by the 5-F 2t-isoprostane and its 5-epimer in isolated bovine retina

Jamil, J., Wright, A., Harrison, NC., Kegey, E., Flowers, A. F., Flyod, N. J., Kotera, C., Guy, A., Galano, J. M., Durand, T., Njie-Mbye, Y. F., Ohia, S. E. & Opere, C. A., Mar 1 2012, In : Neurochemical Research. 37, 3, p. 574-582 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations
2011

Endogenous production of hydrogen sulfide in isolated bovine eye

Kulkarni, M., Njie-Mbye, Y. F., Okpobiri, I., Zhao, M., Opere, C. A. & Ohia, S. E., Aug 1 2011, In : Neurochemical Research. 36, 8, p. 1540-1545 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Understanding Diabetic Retinopathy

Opere, C. A., O'Brien, K. K. & Shea, J. L., Apr 1 2011, U.S. Pharmacist, 36, 4.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

1 Scopus citations
2010

AQP2, aquaporin 2

Opere, C., Jan 1 2010, xPharm: The Comprehensive Pharmacology Reference. Elsevier Inc., p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

AQP4, aquaporin 4

Braig, E. & Opere, C. A., Jan 1 2010, xPharm: The Comprehensive Pharmacology Reference. Elsevier Inc., p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Aquaporin family

Braig, E. & Opere, C., Jan 1 2010, xPharm: The Comprehensive Pharmacology Reference. Elsevier Inc., p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Effect of hydrogen sulfide on cyclic AMP production in isolated bovine and porcine neural retinae

Njie-Mbye, Y. F., Bongmba, O. Y. N., Onyema, C. C., Chitnis, A., Kulkarni, M., Opere, C. A., Leday, A. M. & Ohia, S. E., Mar 1 2010, In : Neurochemical Research. 35, 3, p. 487-494 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Role of hydrogen sulfide production in inhibitory action of L-cysteine on isolated porcine irides

Ohia, S. E., Opere, C. A., Monjok, E. M., Kouamou, G., Leday, A. M. & Njie-Mbye, Y. F., May 1 2010, In : Current Eye Research. 35, 5, p. 402-407 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations
2009

AQP1, aquaporin 1

Opere, C. A. & Opere, D., Jan 1 2009, xPharm: The Comprehensive Pharmacology Reference. Elsevier Inc., p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Bretylium

Opere, C. A., Jan 1 2009, xPharm: The Comprehensive Pharmacology Reference. Elsevier Inc., p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Effect of hydrogen sulfide on sympathetic neurotransmission and catecholamine levels in isolated porcine iris-ciliary body

Kulkarni, K. H., Monjok, E. M., Zeyssig, R., Kouamou, G., Bongmba, O. N., Opere, C. A., Njie, Y. F. & Ohia, S. E., Mar 1 2009, In : Neurochemical Research. 34, 3, p. 400-406 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

63 Scopus citations

Regulation of [3H] d-aspartate release from mammalian isolated retinae by hydrogen sulfide

Opere, C. A., Monjok, E. M., Kulkarni, K. H., Njie, Y. F. & Ohia, S. E., May 7 2009, In : Neurochemical Research. 34, 11, p. 1962-1968 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations
8 Scopus citations
2008

Inhibitory action of hydrogen sulfide on muscarinic receptor-induced contraction of isolated porcine irides

Monjok, E. M., Kulkarni, K. H., Kouamou, G., McKoy, M., Opere, C. A., Bongmba, O. N., Njie, Y. F. & Ohia, S. E., Dec 10 2008, In : Experimental Eye Research. 87, 6, p. 612-616 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations

Prejunctional inhibitory effects of isoprostanes on dopaminergic neurotransmission in bovine retinae, in vitro

Liu, H., Zhao, M. & Opere, C. A., Jan 1 2008, In : Neurochemical Research. 33, 1, p. 37-42 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Procainamide

Opere, C., Jan 1 2008, xPharm: The Comprehensive Pharmacology Reference. Elsevier Inc., p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Regulation of neurotransmitter release from ocular tissues by isoprostanes

Opere, C. A., Ford, K., Zhao, M. & Ohia, S. E., Nov 1 2008, In : Methods and Findings in Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology. 30, 9, p. 697-701 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

9 Scopus citations
2 Scopus citations
2007

Role of neurotransmitters in obesity regulation

Ohia, S. E. & Opere, C. A., Jan 1 2007, Obesity: Epidemiology, Pathophysiology, and Prevention. CRC Press, p. 71-80 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2006

Inhibition of potassium- and ischemia-evoked [3H] D-aspartate release from isolated bovine retina by cannabinoids

Opere, C., Zheng, W., Zhao, M., Lee, J., Kulkarni, K. & Ohia, S., Aug 1 2006, In : Current Eye Research. 31, 7-8, p. 645-653 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Regulation of norepinephrine release from isolated bovine irides by histamine

Kulkarni, K. H., Opere, C. A., LeDay, A. M., Shara, M. A. & Ohia, S. E., Jul 1 2006, In : Neurochemical Research. 31, 7, p. 891-897 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2005

Dual effect of isoprostanes on the release of [3H]D-aspartate from isolated bovine retinae: Role of arachidonic acid metabolites

Opere, C. A., Zheng, W. D., Huang, J., Adewale, A., Kruglet, M. & Ohia, S. E., Jan 1 2005, In : Neurochemical Research. 30, 1, p. 129-137 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Ocular pharmacology of bicyclic hexahydroaporphines

Ohia, S. E., Zhan, G. L., LeDay, A. M., Opere, C. A., Kulkarni, K. H., Harris, L. C. & Roche, V. F., Mar 1 2005, In : Methods and Findings in Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology. 27, 2, p. 87-93 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Pharmacological consequences of oxidative stress in ocular tissues

Ohia, S. E., Opere, C. A. & Leday, A. M., Nov 11 2005, In : Mutation Research - Fundamental and Molecular Mechanisms of Mutagenesis. 579, 1-2, p. 22-36 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

106 Scopus citations
2004

Arachidonic acid metabolites and peroxide-induced inhibition of [ 3H]D-aspartate release from bovine isolated retinae

LeDay, A. M., Kulkarni, K. H., Opere, C. A. & Ohia, S. E., May 1 2004, In : Current Eye Research. 28, 5, p. 367-372 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Effect of Peroxides on [3H]D-Aspartate Release from Bovine Isolated Retinae

LeDay, A. M., Awe, S. O., Kulkarni, K., Harris, L. C., Opere, C., Dash, A. & Ohia, S. E., Apr 1 2004, In : Neurochemical Research. 29, 4, p. 811-818 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations