Dr. Shahrokh Charles Khani MD PHD
Ophthalmologist900 Cummings Center Suite 303v Beverly MA, 01915
Dr. Shahrokh Khani is an ophthalmologist practicing in Beverly, MA. Dr. Khani specializes in eye and vision care. As an ophthalmologist, Dr. Khani can practice medicine as well as surgery. Opthalmologists can perform surgeries because they have their medical degrees along with at least eight years of additional training. Dr. Khani can diagnose and treat diseases, perform eye operations and prescribe eye glasses and contacts. Ophthalmologists can also specialize even further in a specific area of eye care.
Education and Training
Univ of Mi Med Sch, Ann Arbor Mi 1989
University of Michigan Medical School 1989
OphthalmologyAmerican Board of OphthalmologyABO
- 11-cis retinol dehydrogenase mutations as a major cause of the congenital night-blindness disorder known as fundus albipunctatus.
- A short, highly active photoreceptor-specific enhancer/promoter region upstream of the human rhodopsin kinase gene.
- Conserved structure and spatiotemporal function of the compact rhodopsin kinase (GRK1) enhancer/promoter.
- Conserved interactions of a compact highly active enhancer/promoter upstream of the rhodopsin kinase (GRK1) gene.
- AAV-mediated expression targeting of rod and cone photoreceptors with a human rhodopsin kinase promoter.
- Gene therapy with a promoter targeting both rods and cones rescues retinal degeneration caused by AIPL1 mutations.
- Effect of g protein-coupled receptor kinase 1 (Grk1) overexpression on rod photoreceptor cell viability.
- Replacement gene therapy with a human RPGRIP1 sequence slows photoreceptor degeneration in a murine model of Leber congenital amaurosis.
- Expression characteristics of dual-promoter lentiviral vectors targeting retinal photoreceptors and Müller cells.
- Variation in rhodopsin kinase expression alters the dim flash response shut off and the light adaptation in rod photoreceptors.
- Regulation of mammalian cone phototransduction by recoverin and rhodopsin kinase.
- Induction and tissue-specific expression of rabbit cytochrome P450IIE1 and IIE2 genes.
- Isolation and partial characterization of the gene for cytochrome P-450 3a (P-450ALC) and a second closely related gene.
- cDNA and derived amino acid sequence of ethanol-inducible rabbit liver cytochrome P-450 isozyme 3a (P-450ALC).
- Organization and differential expression of two highly similar genes in the rabbit alcohol-inducible cytochrome P-450 subfamily.
- Macular Degeneration
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Retinal Detachment
- Retinal Tear
- Macular Hole
- Type 2 Diabetes
- Med Coll Wi Affil Hosps, Ophthalmology; Barnes-Jewish Hosp-S Campus, Ophthalmology; St Joseph Mercy Hlth Sys, Flexible Or Transitional Year
- Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals Program
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