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Vision Research Training Curriculum Research Retreat 2020 // VIRTUAL EVENT
October 6, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Join the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences for the 2020 Vision Research Training Curriculum Research Retreat via WebEx.
|9:15 – 9:30 a.m.||State of the Vision Research Training Curriculum||Robert Nickells, PhD|
|9:30 – 10:15||Molecular Genetics of Age-Dependent Retinal Degeneration||Akihiro Ikeda, DVM, PhD|
|Balance of TMEM135 is Critical for Retinal Pigment Epithelium Health||Michael Landowski, PhD|
|10:15 – 11:00||Molecular Mechanism of Axon Outgrowth and Guidance||Timothy Gomez, PhD|
|Human Photoreceptors Switch with Age from Cell Autonomous Terminal Growth to Non-Cell Autonomous Process Pulling to Extend Axons||Sarah Rempel, T32 Vision Research Trainee|
|11:00 – 11:45||Molecular Pathology of Retinal Ganglion Cells||Robert Nickells, PhD|
|Targeting BAX Activation in Retinal Ganglion Cells to Present Compartmental Degeneration||Ryan Donahue, T32 Vision Research Trainee|
|11:45 – 12:00 p.m.||Closing Remarks||Terri Young, MD, MBA
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