Journal article

The Role of the Microglial Cx3crl Pathway in the Postnatal Maturation of Retinal Photoreceptors

Andrew I Jobling, Michelle Waugh, Kirstan A Vessey, Joanna A Phipps, Lidia Trogrlic, Una Greferath, Samuel A Mills, Zhi L Tan, Michelle M Ward, Erica L Fletcher

The Journal of Neuroscience | SOC NEUROSCIENCE | Published : 2018

Grants

Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia


Funding Acknowledgements

This work was supported by the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (Grant #1061418 to E.L.F. and A.I.J.; Grant #1061419 to E.L.F. and K.A.V.) and the Victorian Science Agenda (to E.L.F.). We thank Gene Venables for processing and imaging the acetylated alpha-tubulin, and Horace (Wing Hei) Chan for help with the photoreceptor cilium diagram. We also thank Associate Professor Paulo Ferreira from Duke University Medical Center (Durham, NC) and Dr. Tiansen Li from the National Eye Institute (Bethesda, MD) for the donation of antibodies to probe the photoreceptor cilium.