Leandro Teixeira

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Dr. Teixeira is a Board Certified Veterinary Pathologist and an Assistant Professor at the School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Wisconsin-Madison. His clinical and research interests include comparative ocular pathology, microscopic imaging (light and electron microscopy, multiphoton laser-scanning microscopy and computational image analysis) and extracellular matrix alterations in ocular disease. Other research interests include animal models of glaucoma, ocular immunopathology and morphology of ocular neovascular diseases.

Recent Publications

2024

Rat Model of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Recapitulates Human Disease in the Anterior Segment of the Eye
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Clinicopathologic profiles of canine ocular melanosis: A comparative study between cairn terriers and non-cairn terriers
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2023

Collagen crosslinking impacts stromal wound healing and haze formation in a rabbit phototherapeutic keratectomy model
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Iridial melanocytoma in a ferruginous hawk (Buteo regalis): A case report and review of avian melanocytic neoplasia
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Clinical and histopathological features of proliferative corneal lesions in Cyprininae fishes: Implications for treatment and insights into corneal tumors
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2022

Atypical chorioretinal lesions in Siberian Husky dogs with primary angle-closure glaucoma: a case series
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Pathology in Practice
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Pathology in Practice
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Bifunctional Peptide that Anneals to Damaged Collagen and Clusters TGF-β Receptors Enhances Wound Healing
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2021

Mapping retinal ganglion cell somas in a large-eyed glaucoma model
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Pathology in Practice
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Clinical and pathologic evaluation of chorioretinal lesions in wild owl species
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Development and validation of methods to visualize conventional aqueous outflow pathways in canine primary angle closure glaucoma
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Changing the Wound: Covalent Immobilization of the Epidermal Growth Factor
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Atypical free-floating iridociliary pigmented epithelial cysts and secondary glaucoma in a caiman (Caiman latirostris)
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2020

Ocular porcupine quilling in dogs: Gross, clinical and histopathologic findings in 17 cases (1986-2018)
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Microstructure and resident cell-types of the feline optic nerve head resemble that of humans
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Prophylactic anti-glaucoma therapy in dogs with primary glaucoma: A practitioner survey of current medical protocols
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Safety and Biocompatibility of Aflibercept-Loaded Microsphere Thermo-Responsive Hydrogel Drug Delivery System in a Nonhuman Primate Model
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Targeted deletion of Cyp1b1 in pericytes results in attenuation of retinal neovascularization and trabecular meshwork dysgenesis
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Sub-region-Specific Optic Nerve Head Glial Activation in Glaucoma
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Management of corneal epithelial defects in a population of mature chuck-will's-widows (Antrostomus carolinensis) in South Florida
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2019

A novel cellular structure in the retina of insectivorous birds
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Imaging Distal Aqueous Outflow Pathways in a Spontaneous Model of Congenital Glaucoma
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A clinicopathological study of 17 cases of ocular surface xanthogranuloma in dogs
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Cactus-induced keratoconjunctivitis in Texas: A case series of three dogs and one cat
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Clinical and histopathological classification of feline intraocular lymphoma
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Bilateral Anterior Uveitis in a Northern Saw-whet Owl (<em>Aegolius acadicus</em>) With a Metastatic Pectoral Malignant Mesenchymoma
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The future of canine glaucoma therapy
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Description of an ultrasound-guided erector spinae plane block and the spread of dye in dog cadavers
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Ocular phenotypic consequences of a single copy deletion of the <em>Yap1</em> gene (<em>Yap1</em> <sup>+/-</sup>) in mice
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Canine ocular and periocular snakebites requiring enucleation: A report of 19 cases
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2018

PRESUMED PHOTORECEPTOR DYSPLASIAS IN PEREGRINE FALCONS ( FALCO PEREGRINUS) AND PEREGRINE FALCON HYBRIDS
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Cyp1b1 expression impacts the angiogenic and inflammatory properties of liver sinusoidal endothelial cells
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Description of an ultrasound-guided thoracic paravertebral block technique and the spread of dye in dog cadavers
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Observational Study Design in Veterinary Pathology, Part 2: Methodology
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Nonproliferative and Proliferative Lesions of the Ratand Mouse Special Sense Organs(Ocular [eye and glands], Olfactory and Otic)
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Observational Study Design in Veterinary Pathology, Part 1: Study Design
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In vivo confocal microscopy characteristics of equine epithelial and subepithelial nonulcerative keratomycosis
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Ocular and uteroplacental pathology in a macaque pregnancy with congenital Zika virus infection
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2017

Orbital invasive squamous cell carcinoma with adnexal involvement clinically mimicking feline restrictive orbital myofibroblastic sarcoma: 19 cases (1990-2016)
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Retinal pathology in the PPCD1 mouse
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The Ability of Nitric Oxide to Lower Intraocular Pressure Is Dependent on Guanylyl Cyclase
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Iridociliary cysts masquerading as neoplasia in cats: a morphologic review of 14 cases
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Metastatic intraocular hemangiopericytoma in a dog
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Highly efficient maternal-fetal Zika virus transmission in pregnant rhesus macaques
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Do you see what I see? Optical morphology and visual capability of 'disco' clams (<em>Ctenoides ales</em>)
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Orbital rhabdomyosarcoma and traumatic neuroma following enucleation for a uveal schwannoma in a dog: a case report
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The consequences of avian ocular trauma: histopathological evidence and implications of acute and chronic disease
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Uveal schwannoma in a brown-eyed dog
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2016

A Mouse Model of Multi-Drug Resistant <em>Staphylococcus aureus</em>-induced Ocular Disease
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Association of a Chromosomal Rearrangement Event with Mouse Posterior Polymorphous Corneal Dystrophy and Alterations in Csrp2bp, Dzank1, and Ovol2 Gene Expression
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Proceedings of the 2015 National Toxicology Program Satellite Symposium
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