Our Providers

Peter Gouras, MD
  • Professor of Ophthalmology at CUMC
Peter Gouras, <span>MD</span>

    Education & Training

  • Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
  • Internship: Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
  • Residency: National Institutes of Health

Honors & Awards

  • 2009 ARVO Medal
  • 2003 Honorary Doctorate from the University of Athens, Greece

Publications

  • Gouras P, Brown K, Ivert L, Neuringer M. A novel melano-lysosome in the retinal epithelium of rhesus monkeys.Exp Eye Res. 2011 Dec;93(6):937-46.
  • Zernant J, Schubert C, Im KM, Burke T, Brown CM, Fishman GA, Tsang SH, Gouras P, Dean M, Allikmets R.Analysis of the ABCA4 gene by next-generation sequencing.Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2011 Oct 31;52(11):8479-87.
  • Gouras P. Color Vision. In: Kolb H, Fernandez E, Nelson R, editors. Webvision: The Organization of the Retina and Visual System [Internet]. Salt Lake City (UT): University of Utah Health Sciences Center; 2010
  • Topographic and age-related changes of the retinal epithelium and Bruch's membrane of rhesus monkeys. Gouras P, Ivert L, Neuringer M, Mattison JA. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2010 248(7):973
  • Bestrophin detected in the basal membrane of the retinal epithelium and drusen of monkeys with drusenoid maculopathy. Gouras P, Braun K, Ivert L, Neuringer M, Mattison JA. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 247(8):1051-6 2009.
  • Phenotypic features of patients with NR2E3 mutations. Pachydaki SI, Klaver CC, Barbazetto IA, Roy MS, Gouras P, Allikmets R, Yannuzzi LA. Arch Ophthalmol. 2009;127(1):71-5.
  • Mutations in NR2E3 can cause dominant or recessive retinal degenerations in the same family. Escher P, Gouras P, Roduit R, Tiab L, Bolay S, Delarive T, Chen S, Tsai CC, Hayashi M, Zernant J, Merriam JE, Mermod N, Allikmets R, Munier FL, Schorderet DF. Hum Mutat. 2009 Mar;30(3):342-51.
  • Drusenoid maculopathy in rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta): effects of age and gender. Gouras P, Ivert L, Landauer N, Mattison JA, Ingram DK, Neuringer M. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2008 Oct;246(10):1395-402. Epub 2008 Aug 16.
  • Drusenoid maculopathy in rhesus monkeys: autofluorescence, lipofuscin and drusen pathogenesis. Gouras P, Ivert L, Mattison JA, Ingram DK, Neuringer M. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2008 Oct;246(10):1403-11. Epub 2008 Aug 12.
  • Correction of the disease phenotype in the mouse model of Stargardt disease by lentiviral gene therapy. Kong J, Kim SR, Binley K, Pata I, Doi K, Mannik J, Zernant-Rajang J, Kan O, Iqball S, Naylor S, Sparrow JR, Gouras P, Allikmets R. Gene Ther. 2008 Oct;15(19):1311-20. Epub 2008