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  1. Seminar: Retinal and Brain Circuits Underlying the Effects of Light on Behavior

    Samer Hattar, Chief and Senior Investigator at the National Institutes of Mental Health/National Institutes of Health will be delivering a seminar on “Retinal and Brain Circuits Underlying the Effects of Light on Behavior” on Wednesday, September 6th at 12:00 Noon in the  Moran Eye Center auditorium. Abstract: In this presentation, I will talk about how environmental light […]

    Aug 24, 2017 — Read more No Comments
  2. Seminar: Circadian Dysfunction In The Pathogenesis Of Diabetic Retinopathy

    Maria Grant, Professor and Marilyn K. Glick Senior Chair, from the Eugene and Marilyn Glick Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology and Department of Cellular and Integrative Physiology, Indiana University School of Medicine will be delivering a seminar in the Moran Eye Center auditorium on “A Broken Clock: Circadian Dysfunction In The Pathogenesis Of Diabetic Retinopathy” on Wednesday, October 1st […]

    Sep 20, 2014 — Read more No Comments
  3. Notable Paper: Localization of Melatonin Receptor 1 in Mouse Retina and Its Role in the Circadian Regulation of the Electroretinogram and Dopamine Levels

    I’ve watched the development of the circadian rhythm research starting with Joe Takahashi‘s work discovering CLOCK in the mammalian SCN back in 1994.  Since then there has been an explosion of circadian rhythm biology work including an I suppose, unsurprising amount of research in the retina proper. This paper by Anamika Sengupta, Kenkichi Baba, Francesca Mazzoni, Nikita V. Pozdeyev, Enrica […]

    Oct 18, 2011 — Read more No Comments