Recognition and Publications

Candia, O.A., Shi, X.P., and Alvarez, L.J. (1998). Reduction in water permeability of the rabbit conjunctival epithelium by hypotonicity. Exp. Eye Res. 66, 615-624.

Candia, O.A., Patarca, R., and Alvarez, L.J. (1998). Reduction of water permeability by anisotonic solutions in frog corneal epithelium. Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 39, 378-384.

Alvarez, L.J., Candia, O.A., Turner, H.C., and Zamudio, A.C. (1999). Phorbol ester modulation of active ion transport across the rabbit conjunctival epithelium. Exp. Eye Res. 69, 33-44.

Turner, H.C., Alvarez, L.J., and Candia, O.A. (2000). Cyclic AMP-dependent stimulation of basolateral K(+)conductance in the rabbit conjunctival epithelium. Exp. Eye Res. 70, 295-305.

Turner, H.C., Alvarez, L.J., Bildin, V.N., and Candia, O.A. (2000). Immunolocalization of Na-K-ATPase, Na-K-Cl and Na-glucose cotransporters in the conjunctival epithelium. Curr. Eye Res. 21, 843-850.

Turner, H.C., Alvarez, L.J., and Candia, O.A. (2001). Identification and localization of acid-base transporters in the conjunctival epithelium. Exp. Eye Res. 72, 519-531.

Alvarez, L.J., Candia, O.A., Turner, H.C., and Polikoff, L.A. (2001). Localization of a Na(+)-K(+)-2Cl(-) cotransporter in the rabbit lens. Exp. Eye Res. 73, 669-680.

To, C.H., Do, C.W., Zamudio, A.C., and Candia, O.A. (2001). Model of ionic transport for bovine ciliary epithelium: effects of acetazolamide and HCO. Am. J. Physiol. Cell. Physiol. 280, C1521-30.

Alvarez, L.J., Turner, H.C., Zamudio, A.C., and Candia, O.A. (2001). Serotonin-elicited inhibition of Cl(-) secretion in the rabbit conjunctival epithelium. Am. J. Physiol. Cell. Physiol. 280, C581-92.

Candia, O.A., and Zamudio, A.C. (2002). Cl secretagogues reduce basolateral K permeability in the rabbit corneal epithelium. J. Membr. Biol. 190, 197-205.

Candia, O.A., Zamudio, A.C., Polikoff, L.A., and Alvarez, L.J. (2002). Distribution of acetylcholine-sensitive currents around the rabbit crystalline lens. Exp. Eye Res. 74, 769-776.

Turner, H.C., Bernstein, A., and Candia, O.A. (2002). Presence of CFTR in the conjunctival epithelium. Curr. Eye Res. 24, 182-187.

Candia, O.A., and Zamudio, A.C. (2002). Regional distribution of the Na(+) and K(+) currents around the crystalline lens of rabbit. Am. J. Physiol. Cell. Physiol. 282, C252-62.

Alvarez, L.J., Turner, H.C., Candia, O.A., and Polikoff, L.A. (2003). Beta-adrenergic inhibition of rabbit lens anterior-surface K(+) conductance. Curr. Eye Res. 26, 95-105.

Alvarez, L.J., Candia, O.A., and Polikoff, L.A. (2003). Beta-adrenergic stimulation of Na(+)-K(+)-2Cl(-) cotransport activity in the rabbit lens. Exp. Eye Res. 76, 61-70.

Turner, H.C., Alvarez, L.J., Candia, O.A., and Bernstein, A.M. (2003). Characterization of serotonergic receptors in rabbit, porcine and human conjunctivae. Curr. Eye Res. 27, 205-215.

Davies, N., Akhtar, S., Turner, H.C., Candia, O.A., To, C.H., and Guggenheim, J.A. (2004). Chloride channel gene expression in the rabbit cornea. Mol. Vis. 10, 1028-1037.

Candia, O.A. (2004). Electrolyte and fluid transport across corneal, conjunctival and lens epithelia. Exp. Eye Res. 78, 527-535.

Gerometta, R., Podos, S.M., Candia, O.A., Wu, B., Malgor, L.A., Mittag, T., and Danias, J. (2004). Steroid-induced ocular hypertension in normal cattle. Arch. Ophthalmol. 122, 1492-1497.

Gerometta, R.M., Malgor, L.A., Vilalta, E., Leiva, J., and Candia, O.A. (2005). Cl- concentrations of bovine, porcine and ovine aqueous humor are higher than in plasma. Exp. Eye Res. 80, 307-312.

Alvarez, L.J., Zamudio, A.C., and Candia, O.A. (2005). Cl- secretory effects of EBIO in the rabbit conjunctival epithelium. Am. J. Physiol. Cell. Physiol. 289, C138-47.

Candia, O.A., To, C.H., Gerometta, R.M., and Zamudio, A.C. (2005). Spontaneous fluid transport across isolated rabbit and bovine ciliary body preparations. Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 46, 939-947.

Oen, H., Cheng, P., Turner, H.C., Alvarez, L.J., and Candia, O.A. (2006). Identification and localization of aquaporin 5 in the mammalian conjunctival epithelium. Exp. Eye Res. 83, 995-998.

Candia, O.A., Alvarez, L.J., and Zamudio, A.C. (2006). Regulation of water permeability in rabbit conjunctival epithelium by anisotonic conditions. Am. J. Physiol. Cell. Physiol. 290, C1168-78.

Candia, O.A., and Alvarez, L.J. (2006). Water and Ion Transport in Ocular Tissues. Physiological Mini-Reviews 1, 48-57.

Candia, O.A., To, C.H., and Law, C.S. (2007). Fluid transport across the isolated porcine ciliary epithelium. Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 48, 321-327.

Gerometta, R., Zamudio, A.C., Escobar, D.P., and Candia, O.A. (2007). Volume change of the ocular lens during accommodation. Am. J. Physiol. Cell. Physiol. 293, C797-804.

Candia, O.A., and Alvarez, L.J. (2008). Fluid transport phenomena in ocular epithelia. Prog. Retin. Eye Res. 27, 197-212.

Candia, O.A., Kong, C.W., and Alvarez, L.J. (2008). IBMX-elicited inhibition of water permeability in the isolated rabbit conjunctival epithelium. Exp. Eye Res. 86, 480-491.

Zamudio, A.C., Candia, O.A., Kong, C.W., Wu, B., and Gerometta, R. (2008). Surface change of the mammalian lens during accommodation. Am. J. Physiol. Cell. Physiol. 294, C1430-5.

Kong, C.W., Gerometta, R., Alvarez, L.J., and Candia, O.A. (2009). Changes in rabbit and cow lens shape and volume upon imposition of anisotonic conditions. Exp. Eye Res. 89, 469-478.

Law, C.S., Candia, O.A., and To, C.H. (2009). Inhibitions of chloride transport and gap junction reduce fluid flow across the whole porcine ciliary epithelium. Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 50, 1299-1306.

Gerometta, R., Podos, S.M., Danias, J., and Candia, O.A. (2009). Steroid-induced ocular hypertension in normal sheep. Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 50, 669-673.

Gerometta, R., Alvarez, L.J., and Candia, O.A. (2010). Effects of Sildenafil and Tadalafil on Intraocular Pressure in Sheep;Implications on Aqueous Humor Dynamics. Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. In Press.

Tektas, O.Y., Hammer, C.M., Danias, J., Candia, O.A., Gerometta, R., Podos, S., and Luetjen-Drecoll, E. (2010). Morphological changes in the outflow pathways of bovine eyes treated with corticosteroids. Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. In Press.

Candia, O.A., and Alvarez, L.J. (2010). Ocular Surface – Overview of electrolyte and fluid transport across the conjunctiva. In Encyclopedia of the Eye, (Dartt, D. ed., London: Elsevier, Ltd.), In Press.

Candia, O.A., and Kaufman, P.L. (2010). Remembering Steven M. Podos, MD, 1937-2009. Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 51, 1261-1262.

Candia, O.A., Gerometta, R., Millar, J.C., and Podos, S.M. (2010). Suppression of corticosteroid-induced ocular hypertension in sheep by anecortave. Arch. Ophthalmol. 128, 338-343.

Gerometta, R., Spiga, M.G., Borras, T., and Candia, O.A. (2010). Treatment of Sheep Steroid-induced Ocular Hypertensionwith a Glucocorticoid-inducible MMP1 Gene Therapy Virus. Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. In Press.

Recent Award

The 2009 Lewis Rudin Glaucoma Prize from the New York Academy of Medicine.

Honors

Member VRPC Study Section; 1979-1983
Recipient, Alcon Recognition Research Award; 1985
Member VIS A1 Study Section; 1984-1988
Research to Prevent Blindness Senior Scientific Investigator Award; 1988, 1994
ARVO Trustee; 1995-2000
ARVO Fellow and Gold Medal Recipient; 2009

EDITORIAL BOARDS

Current Eye Research; 1981 – 1998
Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, Associate Editor; 1982 – 1987
American Journal of Physiology: Cell Physiology; 1999-Present
Experimental Biology and Medicine; 2001-Present