Kalyani K Prasad

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PURPOSE To study the optic disc parameters of normal eyes in a population-based south Indian study. METHODS One hundred and fifty three subjects from a population-based sample of 1060 included in the Andhra Pradesh Eye Disease Survey (APEDS) were enrolled in the optic disc study. The male-female ratio, the refractive error and distribution of other ocular(More)
Myristoyl-CoA:Protein N-myristoyltranferase (NMT) is a cytosolic monomeric enzyme which catalyses the transfer of a rare fatty acid, myristate from myristoyl-CoA to the N-terminal glycine residue of a variety of eukaryotic and viral proteins. N-myristoyltransferase is a novel target for anticancer, antiviral and antifungal agents. Recent(More)
PURPOSE To evaluate the short-term efficacy and safety of 0.005% topical latanoprost in Indian eyes. DESIGN Prospective non-randomised open-label multicentric trial. METHODS One hundred and fifty patients with ocular hypertension (OHT), primary open-angle, pseudoexfoliation or pigmentary glaucoma were enrolled at four centers. Each center contributed at(More)
PURPOSE To compare the surgical outcomes of single site phacotrabeculectomy without mitomycin C (MMC) in primary angle-closure glaucoma (PACG) and primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG). METHODS We retrospectively reviewed the records of all patients with a diagnosis of PACG and POAG, who underwent single site phacotrabeculectomy without MMC between January(More)
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