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  1. Upcoming VIG January 15th @ Noon

    There is an upcoming Vision Interest Group featuring Nduka Enemchukwu from the Fu Lab and Aruna Goruspudi from the Bernstein Lab.  Will be held on November 20th at noon in the west John A. Moran Eye Center Auditorium.

    Jan 9, 2015 — Read more No Comments
  2. Seminar: Inactivity of human β, β-carotene-9ʹ′, 10ʹ′-dioxygenase (BCO2) underlies retinal accumulation of the human macular carotenoid pigment

    Binxing Li, post-doc in Paul Bernstein’s lab will present a seminar at noon on Wednesday, September 10th in the Moran Eye Center auditorium on Inactivity of human β, β-carotene-9ʹ′, 10ʹ′-dioxygenase (BCO2) underlies retinal accumulation of the human macular carotenoid pigment. Abstract: The macula of the primate retina uniquely concentrates high amounts of the xanthophyll carotenoids lutein, zeaxanthin, and […]

    Sep 3, 2014 — Read more No Comments
  3. Macular pigment imaging in AREDS2 participants: An ancillary study of AREDS2 subjects enrolled at the Moran Eye Center

      This study by Paul S. Bernstein, Faisal Ahmed, Aihua Liu, Susan Allman, Xiaoming Sheng, Mohsen Sharifzadeh, Igor Ermakov, and Werner Gellermann in IOVS examined the macular pigment in AREDS2 patients.  AREDS2 is a randomized, placebo-controlled study designed to determine whether supplementation with 10 mg of lutein and 2 mg of zeaxanthin per day can slow the rate […]

    Aug 17, 2012 — Read more No Comments