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  1. Nobel Prize Discoveries Pave Way for Curing Mind and Sight Diseases

    The BrightFocus Foundation has a wonderful post out that describes Yoshinori Ohsumi’s Nobel Prize in Medicine awarded this year.  The post covers the work that led up to the Nobel as well as the applications of this work to diseases such as Alzheimer’s and Age Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) being explored by BrightFocus funded investigator, Debasish Sinha.

    Oct 31, 2016 — Read more No Comments
  2. Seminar: From Biomechanics to Proteomics – Toward the Mechanisms of Axonal Insult in Glaucoma

      Claude Burgoyne, Van Buskirk Chair for Ophthalmic Research and Director of the Optic Nerve Head Research Laboratory at the Devers Eye Institute in Portland, Oregon will be delivering a seminar on “From Biomechanics to Proteomics – Toward the Mechanisms of Axonal Insult in Glaucoma” on Wednesday, November 16th at 12:00 Noon in the Moran Eye Center auditorium. Dr. Burgoyne is […]

    Oct 27, 2016 — Read more No Comments