A NOVEL CAUSE OF VISION LOSS
Grant number: 1061418 | Funding period: 2014 - 2017
This project will examine a novel way that photoreceptors in the eye are regulated. In particular, the communication between resident immune cells and photoreceptors will be examined. The results will form an important foundation on which to develop novel treatments for diseases like Age Related Macular Degeneration.
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Potential mechanisms of retinal ganglion cell type-specific vulnerability in glaucoma
Anna YM Wang, Pei Ying Lee, Bang Bui, Andrew Jobling, Ursula Greferath, Alice Brandli, Michael A Dixon, Quan Findlay, Erica L Fletcher, Kirstan A Vessey
Glaucoma is a neurodegenerative disease characterised by progressive damage to the retinal ganglion cells (RGCs), the output neuro..