Monica M. Jablonski, Ph.D.

Monica M. Jablonski, Ph.D.

Department of Ophthalmology
Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology

The University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Hamilton Eye Institute
930 Madison Avenue, Suite 710
Memphis, TN 38163
Phone: (901) 448-7572
Fax: (901) 448-5028
Email: Monica M. Jablonski


  • Ph.D. Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin, Department of Physiology
  • Postdoctoral: Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology


Research Interests

Mechanisms that regulate photoreceptor outer segment assembly; mouse models of eye disease; proteomics; retinal cell biology; mutagenesis; genetics modulators of glaucoma

Representative Publications

  • Ibrahim MM, Jablonski MM. The Impact of R-801 Nanoparticles as a Long Acting Topical Glaucoma Therapy. J Biomed Nanotechnol. 2019 Sep 1;15(9):1968-1981. doi: 10.1166/jbn.2019.2817. PubMed PMID: 31387683.
  • Chintalapudi SR, Wang X, Wang X, Shi Y, Kocak M, Palamoor M, Davis RN, Hollingsworth TJ, Jablonski MM. NA3 glycan: a potential therapy for retinal pigment epithelial deficiency. FEBS J. 2019 Jul 19. doi: 10.1111/febs.15006. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31322324.
  • Janga KY, Tatke A, Dudhipala N, Balguri SP, Ibrahim MM, Maria DN, Jablonski MM, Majumdar S. Gellan Gum Based Sol-to-Gel Transforming System of Natamycin Transfersomes Improves Topical Ocular Delivery. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2019 Sep;370(3):814-822. doi: 10.1124/jpet.119.256446. Epub 2019 Mar 14. PubMed PMID: 30872389.
  • Tatke A, Dudhipala N, Janga KY, Balguri SP, Avula B, Jablonski MM, Majumdar S. In Situ Gel of Triamcinolone Acetonide-Loaded Solid Lipid Nanoparticles for Improved Topical Ocular Delivery: Tear Kinetics and Ocular Disposition Studies. Nanomaterials (Basel). 2018 Dec 27;9(1). pii: E33. doi: 10.3390/nano9010033. PubMed PMID: 30591688; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6358857.
  • Chekuri A, Sahu B, Chavali VRM, Voronchikhina M, Soto-Hermida A, Suk JJ, Alapati AN, Bartsch DU, Ayala-Ramirez R, Zenteno JC, Dinculescu A, Jablonski MM, Borooah S, Ayyagari R. Long-Term Effects of Gene Therapy in a Novel Mouse Model of Human MFRP-Associated Retinopathy. Hum Gene Ther. 2019 May;30(5):632-650. doi: 10.1089/hum.2018.192. Epub 2019 Jan 16. PubMed PMID: 30499344; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6534092.
  • Cui J, Li J, Lu H, Yu H, Wei D, Jiao Y, Jablonski MM, Gu W, Chen H. Data sets of eQTL loci, correlation analysis, and overlapped genes among gene sets that their expression levels are closely related to genes of Vegf family. Data Brief. 2018 Sep 8;20:1854-1860. doi: 10.1016/j.dib.2018.09.004. eCollection 2018 Oct. PubMed PMID: 30294635; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6169370.

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