Basic & Translational Research

Diagnosis and treatment of retina disorders

  • Age-related macular degeneration (AMD)
  • Diabetic retinopathy
  • Aging
  • Oxidative stress
  • Inflammation
  • Proteomics of retina disorders
  • Vascular biology and retina diseases
  • Drug delivery for treatment of retina disorders
  • Molecular imaging and targeting
  • Long term space travel and loss of vision
  • Biomarker discovery and validation of biomarkers
  • Animal model development

Diagnosis and treatment of glaucoma

  • Degenerative neural injury
  • Neuronal protection
  • Animal models
  • Imaging

Advanced ophthalmic imaging and bioengineering

  • Multi-modal imaging of ocular tissue
  • Adaptive optics for retinal imaging
  • Nanoimaging
  • Super-resolution imaging
  • Nonlinear microscopy
  • Nanomedicine for molecular imaging
  • Instrumentation and device development
  • Image Analysis (image reconstruction, segmentation and de-noising)