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  1. Moran Eye Center Researcher Wolfgang Baehr: 2014 ARVO Proctor Award Winner

    Webvision is proud to announce that our colleague here at the University of Utah‘s Moran Eye Center researcher Wolfgang Baehr, Ph.D., has been named by the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO), as the 2014 recipient of the Proctor Medal —considered to be the highest honor in the world awarded to scientists working in vision research. The award […]

    Apr 17, 2014 — Read more 2 Comments
  2. How To Make An ARVO (Or Any Scientific Meeting) Poster

    It is now less than a month before the 2014 ARVO, this year being held in Orlando, Florida and many folks will be starting to put their posters together for the meeting.  Ideally, you should have already started, and there are many ways to do it, but judging from the Webvision server logs, lots of folks […]

    Apr 15, 2014 — Read more No Comments
  3. Seminar: Jian-xing Ma, The Wnt Pathway, Its Regulation And Roles In Retinal Diseases

    Jian-xing Ma will be delivering a seminar, The Wnt Pathway, Its Regulation And Roles In Retinal Diseases on Wednesday, April 16th at 11:30am in  the John A. Moran Eye Center auditorium. Dr. Ma has made contributions to several areas of visual science: 1. Vitamin A metabolism, retinoid cycles (RPE65);  2. Oxidative stress and inflammation in diabetic microvascular complications, age-related […]

    Apr 11, 2014 — Read more No Comments
  4. Dr. Bäerbel Rohrer In Berlin

    My colleague Dr. Wolfgang Baehr at the University of Utah sends this image of friend of Webvision, Dr. Bäerbel Rohrer from Medical University, South Carolina taken last week when they ran into each other in Berlin, Germany. Its always fun to run into friends and colleagues in different parts of the world.  We will look forward to […]

    Apr 11, 2014 — Read more No Comments
  5. Ask A Scientist: What Is An Optical Illusion?

    Friend of Webvision, Matt McMahon from the National Eye Institute talks about retinal illusions in this little YouTube video.

    Apr 10, 2014 — Read more No Comments
  6. Seminar: Hemin R. Chin, The Changing Landscape For Obtaining An NIH Grant In Visual Neuroscience

    Hemin R. Chin will be delivering a seminar, The changing landscape for obtaining an NIH grant in visual neuroscience on Tuesday, April 8th at 12:00pm in  the John A. Moran Eye Center auditorium.

    Apr 3, 2014 — Read more No Comments
  7. Seminar: Beth Stevens, To Prune Or Not To Prune? Mechanisms That Control Microglia-Mediated Synaptic Pruning During Development

    The University of Utah Program in Neuroscience presents Dr. Beth Stevens who will deliver a seminar in the Eccles Institute of Human Genetics auditorium, Tuesday April 15th, 2013 at 4:00pm.  Dr. Stevens will discuss “Mechanisms that control microglia-mediated synaptic pruning during development”. Faculty host is Karen Wilcox.  Questions: Contact Tracy Marble at 801 581-4820.

    Apr 2, 2014 — Read more No Comments